Photograph (black and white); portrait of Uanu, a young woman, standing in front of a woven plant fibre mat; partial view of house interior to the left of the woven mat; she wears a cloth wrap around her waist with a plant fibre skirt over it; she holds a fan made of woven plant material; Polynesia.
Gelatin silver print
- Photographed in: Polynesia
- Height: 16 centimetres (image)
- Width: 11.5 centimetres (image)
Inscription Positionback of image
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.1680.
Exact image: Oc,G.T.1882
- Associated with: Polynesia
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
- 73 (print batch number(?))
- Oc-G.N.-1680 (BM glass negative series number)
Photograph (black and white); portrait of a young woman standing in front of a woven plant fibre mat; partial view of inside a house to the left of the plant fibre mat; wearing cloth tied around her waist, plant fibre decorated around her waist, and holding a plaited plant fibre fan; Polynesia. Gelatin silver print
If you’ve noticed a mistake or have any further information about this object, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Object reference number: EPF107050
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.