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Kenya, two Kamba young adult females using large pestle and mortar to "crush maize". Females standing outdoors, wearing belts, loin-cloths, personal-ornaments, scarification. Bag and calabashes on ground in front of females. Rural setting.
Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- Production date
- 1923 (?)
Length: 12.80 centimetres
Width: 10.10 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Main themes of album: East Africa - portraits, views, ceremonies and dances; European camps and expeditions; daily-life including cattle-keeping, food-preparation, metalwork and other crafts; objects and paintings.
Album contains 146 photographs.
Geography: Mboloi not identified in sources.
Circumstances: [KUR-] PIC DOC 09; [WAG-] PIC DOC 16; [BLA-] PIC DOC 17.
Im Coll: Af,A44/35
Duplicate original photographic print.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Copyright: British Museum
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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