digital photograph(black and white);
- Museum number
- Series: Thomas W. Edge-Partington album 1
Digital image of a photograph (black & white) a village scene with a group of people seated in front of a thatch-constructed building, other people and buildings in the background; Maravovo, Solomon Islands.
- Production date
- 1906 (photograph)
Height: 14.90 centimetres (image)
Height: 33.30 centimetres (mount)
Width: 20 centimetres (image)
Width: 26.50 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
- Production: possibly photographed by Beattie on a tour of the Melanesian Mission ship Southern Cross from Norfolk Island to Vanuatu and Solomon Islands in 1906.
Bibliography: Beattie's 'Catalogue of a Series of Photographs Illustrating the Scenery and Peoples of the Islands in the South and Western Pacific' can be viewed at: www.anglicanhistory.org/oceania/beattie_catalogue1907.html.
Related image: Oc,G.T.2195 is the same image.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Copied from an album of photographs compiled by Thomas W. Edge-Partington prior to 1920, in possession of his son Capt. Thomas K. Edge-Partington, who assigned conditional copyright to the British Museum in 2005 (See PicDoc 186).
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 657 (Beattie photographic series)