19th Century Basel Mission Products

in Image Gallery
Published on: 13 November 2018

Priya Joseph

Priya is an Architect. Her practice and research focuses on the tectonics and uses of native and colonial earth based material to create built spaces. She is presently a Ph.D candidate with the Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology , affiliated with Manipal University.

This image gallery provides some of the images of products that were created by the Basel mission tile factories in 1865. These are documented by the author from the product collection of the archivist Bennette Ammana and is housed in the Archive of KACES (Karnataka Christian Educational Society), Mangalore.