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photographic print

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    Af,B86.26

  • Description

    Nigeria [?], view of crowd of male and female adults and children at "harvest festivities". Most wearing personal-ornaments, some wearing gowns, tunics, head-gear. "Dance of girls", small group of female children, wearing buttock-ornaments, at centre. Rural setting. Medium: Gelatin silver print.

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  • Date

    • 20thC(early) (?)
  • Production place

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 8.17 centimetres
    • Width: 10.7 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        annotation
      • Inscription Content

        "No 19. Harvest Festivities. Dance of Girls." [manuscript on front]; "1 [?]" [manuscript on back].
  • Curator's comments

    Geography: Other images in series depict Nigeria. Circumstances: One of a series which includes Af,86.10-29.

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition date

    1900-1998

  • Acquisition notes

    Copyright: British Museum?

  • Department

    Africa, Oceania & the Americas

  • Registration number

    Af,B86.26

Nigeria [?], view of crowd of male and female adults and children at "harvest festivities". Most wearing personal-ornaments, some wearing gowns, tunics, head-gear. "Dance of girls", small group of female children, wearing buttock-ornaments, at centre. Rural setting.
Medium: Gelatin silver print.

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