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Burmese family

Photograph of a Burmese family, taken by an
unknown photographer in the 1890s. This view shows the family group
posed against the entrance stairway to a temple. They wear
traditional Burmese dress, including striped wrap-around skirts
known ashta-mein worn by women and a more voluminous version for
men known as a pahso. The photograph is from an album devoted
almost entirely to Lord Elgin's Burma …