Kimberley Diamond Fields - Griqualand West

Unknownabout 1870–1880

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

The Kimberley Diamond Fields, seen from above. Tall wooden structures connected by wires fill the dirt field. The field itself is surrounded by houses and buildings.


  • Title: Kimberley Diamond Fields - Griqualand West
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: about 1870–1880
  • Location Created: Northern Cape, Griqualand West, South Africa
  • Physical Dimensions: 20.9 × 29.2 cm (8 1/4 × 11 1/2 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XP.237.6
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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