Crowd-scene. Large group of African male and female adults surrounding small group of dancers. Crowd wearing head-gear. Dancers wearing cloths. One dancer wearing bells around waist. One dancer holding circular paddle [?]. Medium: Black and white.
- Made in: Africa (?)
- Length: 15.62 centimetres
- Width: 20.7 centimetres (AF/A50/88)
- Length: 12.68 centimetres (AF/CA50/88)
- Width: 17.73 centimetres (AF/CA50/88)
Cataloguer's Comments: The photographs and postcards donated by Lady Menendez were kept in boxes and envelopes. Geography: Location suggested by T Cotterill, 28/20/1996. Circumstances: [MEN-] PIC DOC 12. Im Coll: Af,A50.89 Duplicate original photographic print. British Museum Department of Ethnography Pictorial Archive reference number.
Copyright: British Museum (?).
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
If you’ve noticed a mistake or have any further information about this object, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Object reference number: EPF72012
British Museum collection data is also available in the W3C open data standard, RDF, allowing it to join and relate to a growing body of linked data published by organisations around the world.
The Museum makes its collection database available to be used by scholars around the world. Donations will help support curatorial, documentation and digitisation projects.