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Picture of a regatta showing a boat at river bank; row of men paddling boat at each side. Four rolled flags protruding from roof. European ship with roof at rear. Small group of men, Europeans and one African, standing on jetty at left. Albumen print.
- Made in: Nigeria (?)
- Length: 13.7 centimetres (AF/A51/66)
- Width: 19.7 centimetres (AF/A51/66)
- Length: 12.7 centimetres (AF/CA51/66)
- Width: 17.8 centimetres (AF/CA51/66)
The European boat is the government's "Hindustan", and the smaller boat may be that of Chief Dore. N F Barley, 18/06/1997. Main Themes of Album: group portraits of colonial officials and local dignitaries; colonial settlements, buildings, boats and recreation;scenes of local life and group portraits of local people; military, religious and Jubilee processions and group portraits. Circumstances: [MEN-] PIC DOC 12.
Prints mounted with adhesive on card. Card bound into album with string and adhesive tape. Album disintegrating and pages falling out.
- Topographic representation of: Nigeria (?)
Copyright: British Museum (?).
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
Nigeria, boat at river bank, row of adult males paddling boat at each side. Four rolled flags protruding from roof. European ship with roof at rear. Small group of adult males, Europeans and one African, standing on jetty at left. Medium: Albumen print.
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Object reference number: EPF5663
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