INDIA Paik military dance;Feudal retainer Uriya chiefs Ganjam Visakhapatnam 1900
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INDIA.Paik military dance;Feudal retainer Uriya chiefs Ganjam Visakhapatnam 1900

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CAPTION PRINTED BELOW PICTURE: 'A Paik military dance - The Paiks were feudal military retainers of the Uriya chiefs of Ganjam and Vizagapatam. They were employed in repressing the raids of the neighbouring wild tribes, and were specially expert in the use of the matchlock, but have now mostly disappeared before the advent of the modern policeman. The illustration shows one of their picturesque military dances with swords and their old matchlocks'

DATE PRINTED: 1900    

IMAGE SIZE: Approx 14.0 x 21.5cm, 5.5 x 8.25 inches (Medium)

TYPE: Antique photographic book illustration

CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. However, please note: The image shown may have been taken from a different example of this print than that which is offered for sale. The print you will receive is in good condition but there may be minor variations in the condition from that shown in the image. Please check the scan for any blemishes prior to making your purchase. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. We offer a no questions asked return policy.

AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date stated above. It is not a modern copy.

VERSO: There are images and/or text printed on the reverse side of the picture. In some cases this may be visible on the picture itself (please check the scan prior to your purchase) or around the margin of the picture


PROVENANCE: "Customs of the World"; Edited by Walter Hutchinson, With an Introduction by A.C. Haddon, Published by Hutchinson & Co., London

INDIA.Paik military dance;Feudal retainer Uriya chiefs Ganjam Visakhapatnam 1900
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