photographic print(black and white);
- Museum number
Glass negative (black and white); view of a chief's cemetery with headstones and burial mounds in the foreground; Nuku'alofa, Tonga.
- Production date
Height: 12 centimetres
Width: 16.40 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Related images: Oc,B42 through Oc,B55 all contain Joseph Jackson Lister donation images.
Exact image: Oc,B130.120
This cemetry is a modern Chief's version of the langi (ancioent burial tombs) in Mua, Tonga.
Campbell, I.C. (1991) "Island Kingdom: Tonga Ancient and Modern", Canterbury University press, p.31
Thomson, B. (1902) "Notes upon the antiquities of Tonga", in The Journal of the Anthopological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland Vol.32 (1902) pp.81-88
- Not on display
- Digital copy: saturation and levels adjusted
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 4/38 (Old BM Lister glass negative series number)