A stone fortification on top of a hill known as the 'Sammy House picket'. Scattered below it amongst the rocks are human bones and skulls.


  • Title: Sammy House Picquet
  • Creator: Felice Beato
  • Date Created: 1858–1860
  • Location Created: Delhi, India
  • Physical Dimensions: 25.3 × 30 cm (9 15/16 × 11 13/16 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: 2007.26.123
  • Culture: English
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Partial gift from the Wilson Centre for Photography
  • Creator Display Name: Felice Beato (English, born Italy, 1832 - 1909)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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