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Mecca and Medina

Album of photographs of the Hajj. [c. 1930s-1940s] 

Album of 24 silver prints (160 x 115mm), captioned in Arabic, original yellow printed wrappers with text in Arabic. There is some light spotting and browning. 

An album of photographs showing pilgrim sites from the Kaaba, the Hajj, including the Masjid al-Haram, Mount Arafat, and tents at Mina.

For reference, please kindly check a similar album that has been listed and sold, along with the price realized, on Sotheby's on May 24, 2022.

Mecca & Medina, SAUDI ARABIA | Hajj Album (24 silver print photographs) - 1 of 5

SKU: D-1837611648
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