Sitter: Ali II bin Hamud, Sultan of Zanzibar (1884-1918)
Biog: proclaimed Sultan 20 July 1902, reigned under the Regency of A.S. Rogers, First Minister until 7 June 1905, abdicated 9 December 1911.
[small image is a stamp of Zanzibar from 1908]
Descr: FL seated
Furniture & Props:
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 4
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Biog: Hugh Montgomery-Massingberd [ed], Burke's Royal Families of the World Vol II, London 1980.