photographic print(black and white)
- Museum number
- Series: Ellis Silas
Photograph (black and white); group of men and women dancing outside a group of thatched roof buildings, wearing their ceremonial costumes of plant fibre skirts and feather headdresses; Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea.
Gelatin silver print
- Production date
Height: 8.40 centimetres
Width: 5.90 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- The BM Pictorial Collection owns a similar image of the same Trobriand Islanders performing a dance; See Oc,B109.4.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- A relation of Ellis Silas donated a collection of photographs, postcards and negatives. Many of the images were photographed by Ellis Silas.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: F.N.2997 (BM Photographic Negative number)