Malby family group photo
Members of the Malby family (four adults and a child) pose for a group photo in a garden. On the far left is Reginald Malby (1882-1924), official photographer to the Royal Horticultural Society, looking relaxed with a pipe in his mouth and his hands in his pockets.
© Mary Evans/Reginald A. Malby & Co. Collection
1882, 1924, Child, Costume, Edwardian, Family, Flora, Flower, Flowers, Garden, Girl, Group, Historical, History, Horticultural, Horticulture, Malby, Mouth, Official, Photographer, Pipe, Pla Nts, Plant, Pockets, Pose, Reginald, Relaxed, Royal, Society
Hand-painted Example of ?Birks Grotesques?
?Conchy?. Ceramic figurine manufactured by Birks, Rawlins and Company Limited at the Vine Pottery, Stoke on Trent, 1914-1918 (c). Hand-painted Example of ?Birks Grotesques?, it shows a satirical impression of a conscientious objector in civilian dress with his hands in his pockets, wearing a sports cap inscribed ?conchy?. Associated with World War One, Home Front (1914-1918). Date: circa 1918
© The National Army Museum / Mary Evans Picture Library
Uzbekistan - Bukhara - A soldier Bodyguard of the Emir
Uzbekistan - Bukhara - A magnificent portrait photograph of a soldier of the Bodyguard of the Emir. Note his traditional Uzbek sheepswool hat and tunic with cartridge pockets. Date: 1914
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
1914, Ammunition, Bodyguard, Bukhara, Cartridge, Emir, Expression, Fur, Furry, Guard, Hat, Jan16, Military, Pockets, Sheepswool, Soldier, Stern, Tunic, Uzbek, Uzbekistan