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Photograph (black and white); portrait of a young woman with her hair tied back, and flowers in her hair, wearing an off the shoulder top, a shirt plant fibre necklace, and a long necklace made with the fruit of the pandanus tree; Oceania.
- Photographed in: Oceania
- Height: 10.2 centimetres (image)
- Width: 7.1 centimetres (image)
- Height: 21 centimetres (mount)
- Width: 15.8 centimetres (mount)
Inscription Positionback of mount
Inscription Commenthandwritten in pencil
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.1814
Name: "Babua"(?). It is unclear whether the this is the name of the girl in the image. See inscription accompanying Oc,G.N.1814.Related image: this image can also be found in Oc,B136.226
- Associated with: Polynesia
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
- 1/4-16 (photographic series number)
- Oc-G.N.-1814 (BM glass negative series number)
Photograph (black and white); portrait of a young woman with her hair tied back, and flowers in her hair, wearing an off the shoulder top, a shirt plant fibre necklace, and a long necklace made with the fruit of the pandanus tree; Oceania. Albumen print
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Object reference number: EPF101579
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