photographic print(black and white)
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Photograph (black and white); a man, Maku, carrying a woven bag, standing next to the prow of a canoe, with a figurehead, Marovo, Solomon Islands.
Gelatin silver print
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Height: 16.70 centimetres (image)
Height: 17 centimetres (mount)
Width: 11.90 centimetres (image)
Width: 13.30 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
This image features in Somerville, B.T. 1897 Ethnographical Notes in New Georgia. Journal of the Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland, Vol.26 p.372, with the caption, Native with canoe, showing Totoishu. The image is also printed in Waite D, Art of the Solomon Islands, p.32
BM photographic unit copies of this image exists, number Oc,CB36.2.
Related image: Oc,G.T.2213 is the same image.
- Not on display
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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