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photographic print

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  • Description

    View of two dug-out canoes pulled up on the bank of a river. Male [?] child seated on one of the dug-outs. Medium: Gelatin print.

  • Producer name

  • Date

    • 1933 (25th November)
  • Production place

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 9.35 centimetres
    • Width: 15.07 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Content

        Album title: "NORTHERN RHODESIA SOUTHERN RHODESIA 1933 MARY S. R. SINCLAIR" [embossed gilt on album cover]. Front end papers: "NR 1 - 35 + SR 1- 49" [manuscript note]. Original description: "Dug-outs - at Luangwa River. 25-XI-33". [manuscript note on print border. See also note on back of print].
  • Curator's comments

    Cataloguer's comments: Album contains 84 photographs. Main themes of album: Travel by motor-car through Zambia and Zimbabwe, showing the motor-car, river-crossings, indigenous settlements, indigenous people, towns and landscapes. Albums Af,A8, Af,A9 and Af,A11 to Af,A33 belong to the same series. Circumstances: [SIN-] PIC DOC 08.


  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    Album bound in full leather. Good condition.

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition notes

    Copyright: British Museum (?).

  • Department

    Africa, Oceania & the Americas

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