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Sudan, clay huts under construction on mound of earth, grave shrine of Yur Adodit. Adult males [?] and conical thatched-roof shelters background.
Medium: Black and white. Gelatin silver print (?).
Format: Print mounted on card with four other photographs.
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Length: 7.40 centimetres
Width: 10.05 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Main Themes of Box: Rural and village life in Sudan; nomadic life in Ethiopia. Interior and exterior views of buildings and shelters; stone circles, tombs, megaliths and ruins; shrines and votive objects; grain-silos and grinding-stones; pottery and basketry vessels; decorated camels.
Some information supplied by E Kurimoto, (NME, Osaka), 31/01/1996.
Yur Adodit was a Shilluk king (Seligman 1911:218).
One of a series of photographs, Af,B10.1-77, mounted on cards of the same size.
Circumstances: Af,B10.57. One of a series of photographs, Af,B10.1-77, taken on C G Seligman's expeditions to various parts of Sudan.
- Not on display
- Acquisition notes
- Copyright: British Museum.
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