- Museum number
Kenya, Kitosh adult female standing, using large pestle and mortar. Calabash with woven neck at right. Female wearing dress. Rural setting.
Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- Production date
- 1880-1938 (Earlier date uncertain.)
Length: 18.10 centimetres
Width: 13.05 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Main themes of album: Kenya - portraits of Luyia men and women; their buildings and activities including construction, agriculture, trapping, food-preparation, metalworking, pottery-making and market scenes; initiation and funeral ceremonies including divination and music-making.
Album contains 131 photographs.
Circumstances: [WAG-] PIC DOC 16; [KUR-] PIC DOC 09.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Copyright: British Museum
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number