Tanzania [?], young adult male "dancing". Wearing patterned cloth around lower body. Outdoor setting, bushes in background. Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- 1880-1950 (?)
- Length: 10.85 centimetres
- Width: 6.3 centimetres
Inscription Content"Mgirango youth of Burieri, near Shirati, dancing." [manuscript on back].
Main themes of album: East Africa - portraits, views, ceremonies and dances; European camps and expeditions; daily-life including cattle-keeping, food-preparation, metalwork and other crafts; objects and paintings. Album contains 146 photographs. Geography: Burieri not identified in sources. Circumstances: [WAG-] PIC DOC 16; [BLA-] PIC DOC 17. Af,B66.5 also depicts a dancer from the same area.
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Object reference number: EPF5922
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