35mm slide (photographic)(colour)
- Museum number
Slide (colour); a group of Tifalmin men and boys outdoors for a bung (gathering); they wear variously head-coverings, headbands, nose ornaments, armbands, necklaces, cloth wraps around their waists, net (bilum) bags, and western-style clothing, some also have pigment on their faces; trees and mountains in the background; Tifalmin Valley, Papua New Guinea.
- Production date
- 15 February 1964
Height: 2.40 centimetres (image)
Height: 5 centimetres (mount)
Width: 3.60 centimetres (image)
Width: 5 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
- Bryan Cranstone's, British Museum fieldwork images, from an expedition in 1963 - 64.
Mount notes: this transparency was in a box with handwritten notes: "Sanggume bung 15/2/64".
This collection of slides relates to the prints in the BM collection Oc,B107 and B108.
- Not on display
- Associated events
- Associated Event: British Museum Expedition to Papua New Guinea 1963 - 1964
- Acquisition notes
- Photographs taken on a British Museum Expedition to Papua New Guinea between December 1963 and May 1964 (B.A.L. Cranstone, Assistant Keeper, and D.J. Lee, Museum Assistant).
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: NG. C.96 (Cranstone number)