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A Kioum or Monastry, near the British Residency

Watercolour with pen and ink of a kyoung
(Buddhist monastery) at Amarapura from 'A Series of Views in Burmah
taken during Major Phayre's Mission to the Court of Ava in 1855' by
Colesworthy Grant. This album consists of 106 landscapes and
portraits documenting the British embassy to the Burmese King,
Mindon Min (r.1853-1878).The mission started out from Rangoon
(Yangon) and travelled up the Irrawad…