- Museum number
Portrait of two young women preparing food. One is holding out a calabash of food. The second is sitting on an upturned old mortar next to a large mortar, and is holding a pestle. Print has been retouched.
- Production date
- 1870-1900 (circa)
Length: 24.02 centimetres
Width: 29.12 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Cataloguer's comments: Some information provided by N F Barley, 22/05/1995.
Album contains 29 photographs. Map on front end paper.
Main themes of album: Views of colonial stations or outposts, including residential, industrial and prison buildings. Portraits of indigenous people and views of local settlements.
Geography: "Illushi" is the description which acompanies the image in the album. I do not know if it is location or ethnic group. H. Cornwall-Jones, 02/06/1995.
Circumstances: [MAI-] PIC DOC 07.
- Not on display
- The photographs are mounted on cards which are bound into an album. The album card is very acidic, and is breaking in places. There is foxing on the album card and on some photographs.
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number