photographic print(black and white)
- Museum number
Portrait of six men. Three elderly men seated on chairs, three young men standing behind. Seated in the midddle is Chief Amachree. Standing on his left is Young Brigg and Bob Manuel on left.Wooden barrel at left. Wearing tunics, wrappers, hats, carrying walking sticks. Man at right wearing shoes, man in centre also wearing neck-ornaments, wrist-ornaments. Standing men wearing shirts, jackets, wrappers.
Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- Production date
Length: 15.50 centimetres (AF/A47/87)
Width: 20.90 centimetres (AF/A47/87)
- Curator's comments
- The barrel would have been used for storing palm oil. (N F Barley, 08/07/1996.
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.
Geography: Chiefs recognised as being Kalabari from the Niger Delta by N F Barley, 08/07/1996.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Copyright: British Museum (?).
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: AF/CA47/87