Sutteeism on the Banks of the Ganges Preparing for the Immolation of a Hindoo Widow. J. REDAWAY.

Sutteeism on the Banks of the Ganges Preparing for the Immolation of a Hindoo Widow.

London: The London Printing and Publishing Company. Grindlay, Capt. unbound. Steel engraving. View of Varanasi in Northern India. Image measures 4.5" x 7.25" very good.

Scene of Hindu custom of immolation with temples in the background, circa 1860. Subtitle reads "The prohibition of this abominable custom is supposed to be one of the causes which has led to the mutinies in India."

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