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Exterior view of the shrine of Sheikh Mohammad Loghmani Sarakhsi. Engraving based on a sketch by William Simpson.
Place, date
New Sarakhs, November, 1884
Collection
Afghan Boundary Commission
Series
ILN Engravings of ABC, 1885/2-1887
ILN 1885/2, 01
Interior view of the shrine of Sheikh Mohammad Loghmani Sarakhsi. Engraving based on a sketch by William Simpson.
Place, date
New Sarakhs, November, 1884
Collection
Afghan Boundary Commission
Series
ILN Engravings of ABC, 1885/2-1887
ILN 1885/2, 02
Outside view of the walls of the city of Herat, as seen from the NE. Engraving based on a sketch by Captain William Peakocke, R.E.
Place, date
Herat, 1885
Collection
Afghan Boundary Commission
Series
ILN Engravings of ABC, 1885/2-1887
ILN 1885/2, 03
The partly collapsed Timurid bridge pul-e Malan over the Heri Rud, 4 km south of Herat, as seen from the NW. Engraving based on a sketch by Major Th. H. Holdich.
Place, date
Herat, pul-e malan, 1885
Collection
Afghan Boundary Commission
Series
ILN Engravings of ABC, 1885/2-1887
ILN 1885/2, 04
Engraving based on a sketch by Major Th. H. Holdich.
Place, date
Herat, qala-ye Ikhtiyaruddin, 1885
Collection
Afghan Boundary Commission
Series
ILN Engravings of ABC, 1885/2-1887
ILN 1885/2, 05
The tomb of Gowhar Shad and the partly levelled remains of the musalla. Engraving based on a sketch by Major Th. H. Holdich.
Place, date
Herat, musalla, 1885
Collection
Afghan Boundary Commission
Series
ILN Engravings of ABC, 1885/2-1887
ILN 1885/2, 06
Outside view of the western part of the northern walls of Herat. Engraving based on a sketch by Major Th. H. Holdich.
Place, date
Herat, darwaza-ye malek, 1885
Collection
Afghan Boundary Commission
Series
ILN Engravings of ABC, 1885/2-1887
ILN 1885/2, 07
This sketch is based on stories told to W. Simpson about the raids of the Turkomans, capturing Persian and Afghan subjects to sell them on the Central Asian slave markets. The Russian conquest had put an end to this practice. Engraving based on a sketch by William Simpson.
Place, date
Khorasan, December, 1884
Collection
Afghan Boundary Commission
Series
ILN Engravings of ABC, 1885/2-1887
ILN 1885/2, 08
On the left of the plane-table stands Lieutenant-Colonel Joseph West Ridgeway, on the right is Colonel Paul Kuhlberg; standing behind are probably Captain Kontradenko and Major Thomas Hungerford Holdich. Engraving based on a sketch by Major Edward Law Durand.
Place, date
Zulfikar Pass, Nov. 12, 1885
Collection
Afghan Boundary Commission
Series
ILN Engravings of ABC, 1885/2-1887
ILN 1886/1, 01
A view from the fortified hillock at the entrance to the Zulfikar Pass, with the remains of the watch tower in the foreground, looking north into the valley of the Heri Rud, called Tejend from here onwards, with the more than 300 m high steep cliff on the right hand side. Engraving based on a sketch by Captain William Peacocke, R.E.
Place, date
Zulfikar Pass, 1885
Collection
Afghan Boundary Commission
Series
ILN Engravings of ABC, 1885/2-1887
ILN 1886/1, 02