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Picture of a group of Fulani adultmen dancing in row. Men wearing waist-ornaments with shell decorations, head-gear. Rattles around ankles, holding what appear to be horns. Crowd looking on in background. Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- 1946 (February 19th.)
- Made in: Bokkos
- Length: 8.3 centimetres
- Width: 10.6 centimetres
Inscription Content"Fulani dancers at Bokkos Feb. '46" [manuscript on back]; "Photos by B. Fagg 1946 North Nigeria" [manuscript on paper accompanying photographs].
Possibly dry-season festivities. N F Barley, 19/01/1997. Geography: Bokkos not identified in sources. Circumstances: Af,B55.62-65 and AF/B60/1-10 belong to the same series.
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Africa, Oceania & the Americas
North Nigeria, medium group of Fulani adult males dancing in row. Males wearing waist-ornaments with shell decorations, head-gear. Rattles [?] around ankles, holding what appear to be horns. Crowd looking on in background. Outdoor setting. Medium: Gelatin silver print.
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Object reference number: EPF6858
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