Photograph (black and white); portrait of Fa’amusami Malietoa wearing a bark cloth dress, a necklace, a flower in her hair, and holding a club, standing in front of a painted backdrop with a plant fibre umbrella beside her; Oceania.
Gelatin silver print
- Photographed in: Oceania
- Height: 19.9 centimetres (image)
- Width: 14.5 centimetres (image)
- Height: 24 centimetres (mount)
- Width: 19 centimetres (mount)
Inscription Positionfront of mount
daughter of Malietoa Laupupa - the exiled King of Samoa
Inscription Commenthandwritten in pencil
Related images: Oc,B42 through Oc,B55 all contain Joseph Jackson Lister donation images.
- Associated with: Samoa
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
- MM034297/1 (BM photographic copy print)
Photograph (black and white); portrait of Famu wearing a bark cloth dress, a necklace, a flower in her hair, and holding a club, standing in front of a painted backdrop with a plant fibre umbrella beside her; Oceania. Gelatin silver print
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Object reference number: EPF101304
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