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Black and white lantern slide - painting depicting the ambush of a coach

2001.0015.0116.001

Black and white lantern slide - painting depicting the ambush of a coach

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Glass lantern slide with a black and white image depicting a painting. Ambush scene of coach. Rugged country in the background. Men surround the coach. One has hold of the lead horse. Another man boards the coach. A horse lies on its side next to the coach. A tree and bullock team block the roadway. Handwritten text in black ink taped to the glass slide reads: 'EUROGOWRA-GOLD-ESCORT'. (Bottom). Blue biro '7'. (Top). Held in case titled - 'ROBBERY UNDER ARMS'.

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