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Couple on an elephant
Place of Origin: India
Date: approx. 1875-1925
Materials: Gelatin silver print
Dimensions: H. 6 1/2 in x W. 8 3/8 in, H. 16.5 cm x W. 21.3 cm (image)
Credit Line: From the Collection of William K. Ehrenfeld, M.D.
Department: South Asian Art
Collection: Photography
Object Number: 2005.64.553
On Display: No

Description

Label: When they were ridden for transport more than for show, elephants often carried a ladder for their passengers to use in getting on and off.

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Exhibition History: "Elephants on Parade", 2/18/2006 - 8/6/2006, Tateuchi Gallery
Label: When they were ridden for transport more than for show, elephants often carried a ladder for their passengers to use in getting on and off.
Exhibition History: "Elephants on Parade", 2/18/2006 - 8/6/2006, Tateuchi Gallery
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