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Portrait of a Hindu girl from Sindh, showing method of wearing ear and nose rings, wristlets and anklets 5445

Full-length standing studio portrait of a Muslim
girl from Karachi in Sind, Pakistan, taken by Michie and Company in
c. 1870, from the Archaeological Survey of India Collections. This
is one of a series of photographs commissioned by the Government of
India in the 19th century, in order to gather information about the
dress, customs, trade and religions of the different racial groups
on the sub-co…