carte-de-visite / photographic print / album
Photograph (black and white) from an album; carte de visite; portrait of a Ndebele man posing in front of a neutral backdrop; he wears a pick in his hair, a headband, choker, belt and loin covering; he holds a staff in one hand and another object (perhaps another hair pick) in the other hand; Southern Africa.
- 1870s (circa)
- Photographed in: Africa (South?)
- Height: 8.7 centimetres
- Width: 5.3 centimetres
Inscription Positionback of image
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..
Related images: Oc,A3.66 and 68 depict the same man.
Folds in upper and lower corners.
- Associated with: Zimbabwe
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
- MM 023956 (Museum of Mankind Number)
Photograph (black and white); carte de visite; portrait of a Ndebele man posing in front of a neutral backdrop; he wears a pick in his hair, a headband, choker, belt and loin covering; he holds a staff in one hand and another object (perhaps another hair pick) in the other hand; Southern Africa. Albumen print
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Object reference number: EPF103103
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