photographic print(black and white)
- Museum number
Photograph (black and white); a carved and decorated, wood Urapmin shield, photographed outdoors; the shield has geometric and linear designs, and is coloured with pigment; Telefomin (?), Papua New Guinea.
Gelatin silver print
- Production date
Height: 7.30 centimetres (image)
Height: 22.90 centimetres (mount)
Width: 7.30 centimetres (image)
Width: 30.50 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
- Bryan Cranstone's, British Museum fieldwork images, from an expedition in 1963 - 64.
Related object: this is shield no. 499 in the Port Moresby Museum.
Mount notes: this photograph is mounted on a card with Oc,B108.59, 60, 61 and 62.
This is a continuation of the collection which is also housed in Oc,B107.
- Not on display
- Associated events
- Associated Event: British Museum Expedition to Papua New Guinea 1963 - 1964
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 228 (Cranstone number)
Miscellaneous number: F.N. 3380 (negative number)