Beautiful Panorama taken from the sea. With purple stamp of Gomes & Sons on the back. Date 1906 in pencil on the back. Size: 29 by 9 cm.
Zanzibar Panorama seen form the sea
A. C. Gomes established a photo studio in Zanzibar perhaps as early as 1868. He had a brief partnership with J. B. Coutinho in the 1890´s that was dissolved in 1896. A.C. Gomes died in 1917. His son P. F. Gomes continued the family business in Zanzibar for many years, he died in 1932.