- Museum number
Nigeria [?], view of "dyeing pits". Small circular pits made of earth [?] on ground. Small group of adult males standing around pit, appear to be pounding contents or pit with poles. Some pits in background appear to be covered with cones of grass or reeds [?]. Male at left wearing American shorts, male at right wearing trousers, tunic, head-gear. Children and rectangular building in background.
Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- Production date
- 1880-1950 (?)
Length: 16 centimetres
Width: 8.60 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Some information from [DEN-] PIC DOC 32.
Geography: See [DEN-] PIC DOC 32. Some photographs in series depict Nigeria.
Circumstances: One of a series of photographs, Af,B47.1-57, which are listed in [DEN-] PIC DOC 32.
Biography: See Af,B47.30 inscription.
- Not on display
- Acquisition notes
- Copyright: British Museum (?).
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number