Landscapes, Cental Asia, Kalai Paendsch, Amu Darja, Pamir
"Kalai Paendsch an oberen Amu Darja und die Grosse Pamir"
Wood engraving on a page of text about early travels in Central Asia
that continues on the reverse side of the page. Published 1881.
Original antique print
Image: 10 x 13 cm (3.9 x 5.1")
Historical view of Qalʿa-ye Panja (Qal`eh-ye Panjeh) - vallage on the upper river of the Amu Darya (Panj River) at the foot of the Pamir Mountains in Afghanistan
Qalʽeh-ye Panjeh, also written Qila-e Panjeh and Kala Panja, is a village in Wakhan, Badakhshan Province in north-eastern Afghanistan. It lies on the Panj River, near the confluence of the Wakhan River and the Pamir River. Qalʽeh-ye Panjeh was once the capital of the Mirdom of Wakhan