Art Hx: Visual and Medical Legacies of British Colonialism

A photograph showing an exterior with two men. One man looks at the camera and sits cross-legged in a doorway, behind a low table carrying hemp-derived products in bowls and jars, and a weighing scales. The other stands to the right of the table.

Title:  “A hemp drug shop, bhang, ganja, & majum displayed, Khandesh,” from Report of the India Hemp Drugs Commission, 1893–1894. Simla: Government Press, 1894–95

Artist/Maker: Survey of India Offices

Date: 1894

Source: National Library of Scotland

Copyright/Permissions: Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): Khandesh, India

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