Reception To The Prince of Wales Mumbai – Old Print 1905
This page is from the Black & White journal dating to 9th December 1905. Measures 14 x 11 in. The title reads- The Royal Visit To India: The Town Hall., Bombay, Decorated For The Reception Of The Princess Of Wales. King George V and Queen Mary, both Royals, visited India as the Prince and Princess of Wales in 1905.
They had an extensive tour lasting four months. Visiting Bombay, Bangalore, Jaipur, Kapurthala, Delhi, Lucknow, Rangoon, Madras, Calcutta, Lahore, and so on. Here in the picture, the Bombay or Mumbai Town Hall has been decorated for the reception of the Royals. Read more About The Royal Visit To India In 1905-1906. See my posts- Vintage Postcard British Monarchs Delhi Durbar 1911, and Antique Print Royal Visit To Bombay 1883..
Did you know- the Prince and Princess of Wales returned as Emperor King George V and Empress Queen Mary for the Delhi Durbar in 1911.
From the collection- Britishers At A Badminton Party India – Old 1880 Photo., Antique Photo Madras Government House., 1964 M. Suriyamoorthy Charcoal On Paper (#2)., Vintage Book – Parry’s Of Madras By Hilton Brown.
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