photographic print(black and white)
- Museum number
Photograph (black and white); view of a moai (stone figure carving) half visible; a boy on a horse is sitting in front of the figure; four white letters visible on neck of figure; photographed on slopes of Rano Raraku, Easter Island.
Gelatin silver print
- Production date
Height: 15.10 centimetres (image)
Height: 20.90 centimetres (mount)
Width: 9.10 centimetres (image)
Width: 15.70 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
This image was possibly one of Katherine Routledge photographic collection taken during her 'Mana Expedition' to the Easter Islands in 1913-1915.
BM photographic copy Oc,CB30.8 (MM034261/13A) in Pictorial Collection.
The boy in the photograph could possibly be one of Mrs Katherine Routledge's team. He came from Juan Fernandez Island.
Routledge, Scoresby. (1919) 'The Mystery of the Easter Island: The Story of an Expedition', Hazell, Watson & Viney, LD. p143
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number