photographic print(black and white)
- Museum number
Photograph (black and white); view of two pieces of skin stretched out on two drying frames, placed on top of two timber framed roofs; a Inuit woman standing in the foreground wearing a fur parka with a dog standing in front of her; pieces of timber in the foreground; a barrel beside the building on the left.
Gelatin silver print
- Production date
Height: 12.70 centimetres
Width: 17.70 centimetres
- Curator's comments
This image is a photographic copy print made from a glass transparency and labelled as "[two drying frames over building Inuit woman and dog]" in the PicDoc.
Production Place: Arctic region either in Canada or Greenland.
Related image: Am,A49.172
Photographer: It is unclear whether or not Rev Edgar W T Greenshield is the photographer of these images.
Production date: the dates 1901 through 1913 are given, becaue this is the time that Rev. Greenshield worked as a missionary in the Arctic.
Production place: Greenshield was based on Blacklead Island, Blacklead Island is a Baffin Island of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago in Nunavut's Qikiqtaaluk Region.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- 1993 (March-June)
- Acquisition notes
- Miss H South gave the British Museum permission to make photographic copy prints from a collection of 133 glass transparencies and 80 film negatives originally in possession of Rev Edgar W T Greenshield.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 60 (Series number)
Miscellaneous number: MM034268/39 (Old BM number)