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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Charles Clifford (1819-62)

Photographic Souvenir of Spain vol.I: Tower Clavero, Salamanca c. 1858

Albumen print | 37.0 x 32.0 cm (image) (image) | RCIN 2700073

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Photograph of Calvero Tower in Salamanca, Spain, built in the 15th century. The tower features small, cylindrical turrets on the octagonal upper part of the tower. The turrets are emblazoned with heraldic shields in relief. The base of the tower features a quadrangle design. A narrow street runs down the side of the tower.
  • Creator(s)

    Charles Clifford (1819-62) (photographer)

  • 37.0 x 32.0 cm (image) (image)

    41.0 x 54.0 cm (page dimensions)

  • Torre del Clavero, Salamanca

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
        • albums
          • photograph albums
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Spain
          • Salamanca [Spain]
            • Torre del Clavero [Salamanca]