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Glass negative (black and white); portrait of a woman, Elaisa, sitting in a wood chair in front of a neutral backdrop; she wears an off-the-shoulder cloth and lace top, patterned cloth skirt and a plant material belt; she is holding a fan; Tonga.
- Photographed in: Tonga
- Height: 16.4 centimetres
- Width: 12 centimetres
Inscription Positionfront of glass
Inscription Commenthandwritten in pencil on white label
Inscription Positionfront of envelope
Inscription ContentLISTER 1-22
Inscription Commentprinted & handwritten in pencil
Related images: Oc,B42 through Oc,B55 all contain Joseph Jackson Lister donation images.
Exact image: Oc,B46.2, Oc,B55.3, and Oc,B130.128.
Production and description information is taken from the inscription of the matching image in this collection, which reads: "Elaisa A Tongan woman with Samoan fan in her hand."
Glass negative: Red ochre marks on original visible as blue in digital asset. Digital copy: saturation and levels adjusted
- Associated with: Tonga
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
- 1/22 (Old BM Lister glass negative series number)
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Object reference number: EPF108438
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