photographic print(black and white);
- Museum number
- Series: James Edge-Partington
Photograph (black and white), from an album; view of a small beach with a rowing boat, and a large pile of wooden boards on the shore; a western-style wooden house slightly above the shoreline, with a White(?) man and a Tongan woman standing, and a Tongan man sitting on the ground beside it; in the background is a row of palm trees, and a memorial stone within a small fence enclosing; Vava'u(?), Tonga.
- Production date
Height: 10 centimetres (image)
Height: 27.70 centimetres (mount)
Width: 13.20 centimetres (image)
Width: 22.40 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
This image is in an album of photographs representing imagery of Tonga belonging to James Edge-Partington. It is unknown whether Edge-Partington photographed these images himself or whether they have been photographed by different individuals.
Location: This image was possibly photographed in Vava'u the same are photographed in Oc,A58.41through to Oc,A58.45.
- Not on display
- Acquisition notes
- This album of photographs, acquired by the British Museum, contains imagery of Tonga compiled in an album in approx 1880.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 39 (photographic series number)