photographic print(black and white)
- Museum number
Masquerade; group of masqueraders in costume standing in a row in front of a model boat with three decks. Wearing cloths, shirts, cloth covered faces, feather head-dresses, rattles around ankles, sashes. Carrying fans.
Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- Production date
Length: 15.50 centimetres (AF/A47/54)
Width: 21.60 centimetres (AF/A47/54)
- Curator's comments
- 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 in right hand corner. Gelatin cracked where print has been folded in top left and right corners.
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Copyright: British Museum (?).
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: AF/CA47/54