CDV of Thomas F. Bate Assistant Paymaster of HMS 'Iron Duke'
Carte de visite showing Thomas F. Bate, Assistant Paymaster of HMS Iron Duke being pulled in a rickshaw. Mostly likely taken in Yokohama as the 'Iron Duke' was there on and around Oct 20, 1873. Inscribed neatly in pen on rear, 'Thos. F. Bate Asst. Paymt. HMS. 'Iron Duke' Oct. 1873'.
Photographer unknown. 1873.
9.1 x 5.4cm.
In very good condition. Small chip at top right corner of mount. Minor wear. Top and bottom of rear a little darkened probably from glue when stuck in an album or book.