Panorama taken at a distance from the sea dating around 1906

Panorama taken at a distance from sea.

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.

 Antique photo Zanzibar panorama

 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.  


  1. Winterton Collection North Western University Group 56 Album 2 page 4 photo 1