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Item ID: 224610  
  

Penang Old Colour Postcard Landing Pier Ships Boats Harbour Natives, A. Kaulfuss

Vintage Old Colour Picture Postcard. Straits Settlements Malaya Malay Penang. Ethnic Life. Ships & Boats in Harbour, Native Men and Boy.

Publisher: A. Kaulfuss Penang
Series No: 14
Background: Penang (in Malay Pulau Pinang, Jawi:بينانج) is an island on the north-west coast of Peninsular Malaysia. The offical name of the Penang island is Prince of Wales Island and the town is Georgetown, but neither of these names is in general use. Penang was founded 17th July, 1786, having been ceded to the East India Company by the Sultan of Kedal, in return for an annuity in 1785. At this time the island was almost uninhabited, Penang has an excellent harbour and is the centre of considerable trade.

Price:£11.99€15.59US$16.43

Penang Old Colour Postcard Landing Pier Ships Boats Harbour Natives, A. Kaulfuss


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