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Close up of doorway showing image of door guardian.
Press cutting titled 'Visit of the Japn Society to The Horniman Museum, Forest Hill, An Interesting Gathering'.
Fulani markt, Bida
Black and white print of river closed in by trees with canoe pulled up on riverbank
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