Kenya, large group of Attuaca [?] adult males gathered for dance. Males wearing cloths or animal-hides around lower body, personal-ornaments including waist-ornaments, some wearing tall hats or head-dresses. Rural setting, tree in background. Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- 1880-1950 (?)
- Made in: Kenya
- Length: 10.15 centimetres
- Width: 12.7 centimetres
Inscription Content"Attuaka Men's dance." [manuscript on back]; Kenya" [manuscript on paper accompanying photographs].
Geography: Spelling of Attuaca unclear in inscription. Circumstances: One of a series of photographs in the same format, Af,B68.2-10.
Copyright: British Museum?
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: EPF6302
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