Ca. 1900. A set of b&w printed photographic postcards of Ceylon (Sri Lanka), postally unused and captioned in English, of daily life and vernacular architecture, and including tea production.
The postcards include city views of Colombo (Queen Street; Harbour and Landing Jetty; Galle Face green) and Kandy (Queens Hotel; Temple of the Holy Tooth; views of the Lake)
Scenes of daily life include: village huts, native vegetable & fruit stand, bullock carts, local Hindoo (sic) temple, railways, elephants, and Singhalese women.
Postally unused, bright and clean. Very good condition. Item #24910