lantern slide (photographic)
- Museum number
Photograph (black and white)of a drawing; lantern slide; a Solomon Islander boy wearing a headdress, a cowry shell headband, a semi-circular shell necklace with frigate bird design, arm and leg ornaments, a loin cloth, and holding a spear in each hand, and a small bag in one hand; the boy is being initiated through the ceremony Maraufu or Malaohu (learning the skills to be a fisherman).
- Production date
Height: 8.20 centimetres
Width: 8.20 centimetres
- Curator's comments
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.
Related image: Oc,G.T.2007, Oc,G.T.2347 and Oc,G.T.412 are the same image.
- Not on display
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 157
Miscellaneous number: SMU 41 (series number)