Africa, medium group of adult males dancing in line, outdoors. Wearing cloths around lower bodies, some holding sticks, one wearing head-dress of leaves. Small groups of male and female adults looking on in background. Large, single-storey thatched-roof buildings in background. Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- 20thC(early) (?)
- Made in: Africa
- Length: 8.81 centimetres
- Width: 10.9 centimetres
Inscription Content"Batempas Basouge dance NH." [manscript on back].
Geography: Unclear whether Batempas is ethnic name. Circumstances: Possible belongs to same series as Af,86.10-29.
Copyright: British Museum?
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: EPF10038
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