lantern slide (photographic)
- Museum number
Photograph (black and white); lantern slide; ortrait of Hector Rara'ana of Su'uholo, with turtleshell rings in nose and ears, standing by a housepost with a carved figure; Ulawa, Solomon Islands.
- Production date
Height: 8.20 centimetres
Width: 8.20 centimetres
- Curator's comments
Exact images: Oc,B35.18 and Oc,B115.14.
Beattie's 'Catalogue of a Series of Photographs' etc. no. 575 reads: Hector Raraana-Native of Suholo
Ivens published this photo (1927 pl.11) with the caption: HECTOR RARA'ANA, SU'UHOLO, ULAWA
No.364 in British Museum catalogue of 1987
Collection/Acquisition: Lantern slide images Oc,G.T.1967 through to Oc,G.T.2017 are considered to be part of the same collection as they have been inscribed with a series of numbers and the initials "SMU". Unfortunately the name of this collection has not yet been identified, and there is no acquisition information.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- 1990 (From a collection of about 900 photographs and 140 artefacts donated by the Melanesian Mission in 1991 while disposing of its collections and archives, then at Henley on Thames, facilitated by Ben Burt of the British Museum.)
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 429
Miscellaneous number: SMU 16 (series number)