photographic print(black and white)
- Museum number
Photograph (black and white), from an album; view of warehouses on river bank, colonial buildings, jetty at right. Large canoes or boats with roofs next to jetty. Three flags flying from roof of boat at right. Barrels on road beside jetty. Adults standing by warehouse, on jetty and sitting in boat. Sapele, Delta State
- Production date
Length: 13.90 centimetres (AF/A46/11)
Width: 19.90 centimetres (AF/A46/11)
- Curator's comments
- The boats with appliqué flags flying from them in this way were used by local traders. The barrels would have been used to bring rum in or take palm oil away. (N F Barley, 04/06/1996.)
Queensbury Estate was the location of the African Association.
Albums Af,A46 and Af,A47 were originally in one album containing 176 photographs.
Main themes of album: Views of indigenous and European settlements, trading stations, roads, and Christian cemeteries. Portraits of European and indigenous people.
- Not on display
- Print torn on bottom edge.
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Copyright: British Museum (?).
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: AF/CA46/11