postcard / photographic print
Southern Africa, small group of adult females in row, appear to be dancing. Females wearing head-ornaments, neck-ornaments, wrist-ornaments, ankle-ornaments, waist-ornaments. Some holding sticks, one holding arm-shield [?], one holding folded umbrella. Outdoor setting, stone wall in background. Medium: Postcard.
Gelatin silver print
- 1880-1950 (?)
- Made in: Africa (south)
- Length: 8.8 centimetres
- Width: 14.3 centimetres
Inscription Content"Love from Tromf [?]"; [manuscript on front]; "POST CARD" [printed on back; continues]; "Mr & Mrs G. [?] Burland. "PILSDON" MOLESEY RD. WEST MOLESEY ENGLAND Just a final greeting from harbor as I'm off to Port Elizabeth to-morrow..." [manuscript on back; continues].
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Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: EPF7148
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