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Tombstone with Celtic pattern

Date: 1900-1920
Dimensions:
Overall: 107 x 82 mm
Medium: Silver gelatin print
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Robert D McKilliam
Classification:Photographs
Object Name: Photograph
Object No: ANMS0227[100]

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    Description
    A black and white image of a large white tombstone featuring a Celtic cross on the top. The base is edged in white painted stones but the inscription is indecipherable.

    SignificanceThis image is a part of the Captain Robert McKilliam collection. Captain McKilliam worked for the Aberdeen White Star Line for 32 years and sailed aboard such famous clipper ships as SALAMIS and THERMOPYLAE. He moved to Sydney in 1913 where he served as Assistant Wharf Master on Darling Island.
    Additional Titles

    Assigned title: Photograph of graveyard, at center is white tombstone with ornate carved cross at top

    Collection title: Tombstone with Celtic pattern

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