photographic print(black and white)
- Museum number
Photograph (black and white); portrait of a man in front of a painted studio backdrop; he wears a wasekaseka or waseisei (whale tooth necklace), a ula fala (necklace of pandanus keys), a cloth wrap around his waist and cloth and plant material girdle; he holds a rifle in one hand; Samoa.
- Production date
Height: 19.20 centimetres
Width: 13.80 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Producer: The image is attributed to Tattersall because the backdrop is the same one seen in known portraits by him.
- Not on display
- Some fading, creasing and foxing; previous repair on reverse with clear adhesive tape.
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Donated Photograph collection belonging to her father, Charles Martin Moore, which is delineated in an exchange of letters (see PicDoc). This donation inclusive of copyright.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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