About This Image

An early printing of this image. Title is in ink in script below image on the mount. The photographer's credit is scratched into the negative. Scowen & Co., a British photography studio, worked primarily out of Ceylon from the 1860s through the 1870s. See: 19th Century Photographic Art: Masterpieces of International Photography, pl.91. An interesting landscape is on the verso.

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Liberian Coffee Blossom
Liberian Coffee Blossom
Charles Scowen & Company Liberian Coffee Blossom

Price $475
Sale Price $333

Additional Images

Liberian Coffee Blossom
Main Image

Ref.# 5744

Medium Albumen print from wet plate negative

Mount on original mount

Photo Date 1870s  Print Date 1870s

Dimensions 8-5/8 x 11-1/16 in. (219 x 281 mm)

Photo Country Ceylon

Photographer Country United Kingdom (UK)


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