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Photograph (black and white); a group of men and women, wearing tops made of plant material and wraps made of bark cloth, performing a laka laka dance in front of a crowd of people, the crowd are seated on the ground and are wearing western-style clothing; trees are in the background; Tonga.
Gelatin silver print
- Photographed in: Tonga
- Width: 14.8 centimetres (image)
- Height: 11.4 centimetres (image)
- Height: 18.9 centimetres (mount)
- Width: 23.3 centimetres (mount)
Inscription Positionback of mount
Inscription Commenthandwritten in pen
Related images: Oc,B42 through Oc,B55 all contain Joseph Jackson Lister donation images.
The BM Pictorial Collection owns a glass negative of this image: Oc,G.N.1695.Related images: Oc,B-52-13, Oc,B50.25, Oc,B130.77, Oc,B130.78 and Oc,G.N.1694 depict the same scene.
- Associated with: Tonga
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
- 3-31 (photographic series number)
- Oc-G.N.-1695 (BM glass negative series number)
Photograph (black and white); a group of men and women, wearing feather cloaks and cloth wraps, performing a dance in front of a crowd of people, the crowd are seated on the ground and are wearing western-style clothing; trees are in the background; Polynesia. Gelatin silver print
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Object reference number: EPF101335
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