Lot 52 of 253:
Photographs of funeral of Hawaii's last queen  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$840
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Title:
Fifteen original photographs of the funeral of Queen Liliuokalani
Author:
Place:
Hawaii
Publisher:
Date:
1917
Description:

Gelatin silver photographs. Approx. 10x15 cm (4x6"), with pencil captions on the reverse.

Rare vintage photographs of the elaborate state funeral of the last reigning monarch of Hawaii. The contemporary pencil captions on the backs of each of the photographs add greatly to the pertinence of the images, describing the persons and activities being shown.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Minor fading to some, a few with a bit of corner wear, very good.
 
Item number:
283395
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