photographic print(black and white)
- Museum number
- Series: Rev D.L. Francis
Photograph (black and white); a close up view of a woman's diseased tropical ulcer on her heel from Ureparapara; Malaita(?), Solomon Islands.
Gelatin silver print
- Production date
- 1930's (early) (circa)
Height: 10.30 centimetres
Width: 7.70 centimetres
- Curator's comments
The woman in this photograph is from Ureparapara, Vanuatu, and has been photographed in Malaita. It is however, unclear where exactly this image was photographed, and whether or not the woman is possibly a patient at the Melanesian Mission Hospital, Fauabu.
The BM Pictorial Collection own another print of this image Oc,A5.53 and a photographic print copy Oc,CA5.53 (MM034216-115)
The image has been developed inverted.
- Not on display
- This image has been stuck to paper, using double-sided(?) adhesive tape.
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Collection of photographs acquired for the Museum of Mankind in 1992 by Ben Burt, as a gift from the executors of Rev. Francis' estate. The collection is comprised of 3 albums, and 1 box:
Oc-A4 (stored in a ring binder folder and also in a box, additionally labelled with the registration number Oc-A4, containing large photographs)
Oc-A5 (stored in a ring binder folder)
Oc-A6 (stored in a ring binder folder)
A box of large photographic prints, additionally labelled with the registration number Oc-A5 and Oc-A6
Oc-B104 (stored in a ring binder box).
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 155