- Museum number
Photograph (black and white), from an album; view of detail of wall-paintings on Ibo Mbari house. Depicts adult male and female copulating, surrounded by abstract patterns. Section-view of figure standing at left, depiction of animal at right. Pillars and part of thatched-roof of building in foreground. Nigeria
Gelatin silver print [?].
- Production date
- 1927-1943 (circa;?)
Length: 10 centimetres
Width: 15.80 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Some information supplied by N F Barley, 10/03/1998.
Geography: Ethnic group and Niger Delta suggested by N F Barley, 10/03/1998. Similar images in same series taken at Okwu.
Circumstances: [CHA-] PIC DOC 67? Unclear whether PIC DOC relates to whole album.
Biography: [CHA-] PIC DOC 67? Unclear whether PIC DOC relates to whole album.
- Not on display
- Acquisition notes
- Copyright: British Museum?
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number