carte-de-visite / photographic print / album
- Previous 0/821
Photograph (black and white) from an album; carte de visite; portrait of a Zulu woman posing in in front of a neutral backdrop, kneeling on top of woven mats on the floor; she wears picks in her hair, a headband, necklaces, armbands, a belt and a loin covering; Southern Africa.
- 1870s (circa)
- Photographed in: Africa (South?)
- Height: 9.2 centimetres
- Width: 5.5 centimetres
Inscription Positionback of image
Inscription ContentZulu girl
Inscription CommentBlack ink, handwritten
From an album of 176 photographs in carte-de-visite format, by various photographers, including Lindt, Damman, Pulman and others, depicting depicting peoples of the Pacific, as well as Africa, Asia and South America..
Tears on upper and lower edges.
- Associated with: Africa (South)
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
- MM 023956 (Museum of Mankind Number)
Photograph (black and white); carte de visite; portrait of a Zulu woman posing in in front of a neutral backdrop, kneeling on top of woven mats on the floor; she wears picks in her hair, a headband, necklaces, armbands, a belt and a loin covering; Southern Africa. Albumen print
If you’ve noticed a mistake or have any further information about this object, please email: email@example.com
Object reference number: EPF103102
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.