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Photograph (black and white); portrait of a young woman sitting on a western-style chair, with a flower in her hair, a necklace made from pig's tusks(?), a cloth skirt with plant fibre tassles, and holding a fly whisk in her left hand; Polynesia.
Gelatin silver print
- Photographed in: Polynesia
- Height: 15.7 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 for this image: Oc,G.N.1753.
Not on display
- Associated with: Polynesia
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
- 69 (print batch number(?))
- Oc-G.N.-1753 (BM glass negative series number)
Photograph (black and white); portrait of a young woman sitting on a western-style chair, with a flower in her hair, a necklace made from pig's tusks(?), a cloth skirt with plant fibre tassles, and holding a fly whisk in her left hand; Polynesia. Gelatin silver print
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Object reference number: EPF107370
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