Kollupitiya, Sri Lanka

Street Scene, Colpetty, Colombo
Letter on back dated 1918
Publisher: Raphael Tuck & Sons, “Published for the Colombo Appthecaries Co., Colombo”

Kollupitiya, also known as Colpetty is a major neighbourhood of Colombo, Sri Lanka. The name Kollupitiya comes from the name of a chief from Kandy who had unsuccessfully attempted to dethrone the last king of Kandy.

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