Portrait of three adult males. Two wearing some sort of military uniform, carrying spears and knobkerries. One wearing American dress. Arm and hand of a white person to right of image. Albumen print.
- 1860-1870 (circa)
- Made in: South Africa
- (Africa,South Africa)
- Length: 6.2 centimetres
- Width: 4.6 centimetres
Inscription ContentAlbum title: "Ethnology. South Africa. Capt. J. E. Parish."
Cataloguer's comments: Album contains 55 photographs, the majority of which are carte-de-visite format. Main themes of album: Individual and group portraits taken in front of plain and studio backdrops, and outdoors. Album Af,A5 is also attributed to Captain J. E. Parish. Circumstances: [PAR-] PIC DOC 04. Biography: J. E. Parish was a Captain in the Royal Navy. The letters "RN" appear after his name on the cover of album Af,A5.
Not on display
Photographs are pasted on acidic paper, some are faded.
Copyright: British Museum.
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: EPF740
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