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Negative (black and white); of a drawing of a girl from several angles, performing a section of the Laka Laka dance, she is wearing a dance costume made up of leg ornaments, arm ornaments, a plant fibre skirt, a neck ornament, and flowers in her hair; Nuku'alofa, Tonga.
- Photographed in: Tonga (?)
- Width: 12.6 centimetres
- Height: 7.6 centimetres
Inscription Positionfront of negative
Inscription Commenthandwritten in pen
Related collections: This group of negatives are of drawings made by Noelle Sandwith. The prints of these negatives are also held in the BM collections.
Related image: Oc,lge.39
Digital copy: saturation and levels adjusted.
- Associated with: Nuku'alofa
Miss Noelle Sandwith donated a collection of 65 drawings, eleven framed paintings, a collection of prints and negatives, and a manuscript entitled "Wide-eyed in Tonga".
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
- 1955-766-9 (Negative number)
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Object reference number: EPF110428
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