Delhi Durbar 1911. Post card showing the King & Queen presenting themselves to the People.


” Coronation Durbar, Delhi. The King Emperor and Queen Empress presenting themselves to their people”. A good photographic postcard by J Beagles & Co, Lonond E.C. The King and Queen, escorted by their Indian pages, are shown moving towards the balcony where in the Red Fort where they were to show themselves to the people during the Garden Party on Wednesday 13th December, the day following the Durbar itself. Although we have and havde had many postcards of the Durbar this is one we have not seen before. It is in good clean condition and just has a small contemporary inscription on the reverse “For Teddy”. The price includes UK postage, overseas airmail to be added at cost.

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