photographic print(black and white);
- Museum number
Photograph (black and white); from an album; a group of girls dancing on the end of a lakatoi (boat); one person is waving a flag; Papua New Guinea.
Gelatin silver print
- Production date
Height: 7.10 centimetres (image)
Height: 30 centimetres (mount)
Width: 9.90 centimetres (image)
Width: 36.70 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
- From an album of 329 photos.
BM photographic unit copy of this image exists, number Oc,CA12.110. Lakatois were used as trading boats, for trading pots and sago up and down the south east coast of Papua New Guinea.
- Not on display
- The album has been rebound by the British Museum (mid-late 20thC, exact date unknown): some of the binding materials, notations and formatting of album may not be original, and original materials, notations and formatting may have been lost in the rebinding process.
Foxing on the album page.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 110 (photographic series number)
Miscellaneous number: MM007571 (Museum of Mankind number)