photographic print(black and white);
- Museum number
- Series: Robert A Lever albums
Photograph (black and white) from an album; a young man wearing a cloth wrap around his waist, holding a specimen net, standing out of doors behind a table with plant specimens; a specimen trap/cage is on the grass in front of the table; palm trees and the edge of a western-style building visible in background; Lungga, Solomon Islands.
Gelatin silver print
- Production date
Height: 5.50 centimetres (image)
Height: 19.30 centimetres (page)
Width: 5.30 centimetres (image)
Width: 24.60 centimetres (page)
- Curator's comments
- Related image: this image can be found in: Lever, R. J. A. W. ; ‘A Contribution to the Ecology of a Grassland Community on Guadalcanal Island, British Solomon Islands Protectorate’; The Journal of Animal Ecology, Vol. 6, No. 2. (Nov., 1937), pp. 294, Phot. 2. Caption reads: "Grass plain of Themeda australis and Imperata cylindrica."
The same young man appears in images 5, 9, 46, 48 and 49.
See also, Oc,B98.156 in the British Museum's Pictoral collection.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- From a collection of five albums and a number of loose photographs, compiled by Robert A Lever and purchased by the British Museum in 2006 through auction.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number