lantern slide (photographic)
- Museum number
Photograph (black and white); lantern slide; group of men performing a ceremonial dance, standing in rows, wearing their ceremonial costumes which include plant fibre skirts, hanging plant fibres from arm ornaments, a plant leaf(?) headdress, and holding up wooden clubs; men and boys watching in the background; Solomon Islands(?).
- Production date
Height: 8.20 centimetres
Width: 8.20 centimetres
- Curator's comments
Related image: Oc,G.T.2009 and Oc,G.T.010 (different dance but possibly by the same group of people?)
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
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 394
Miscellaneous number: SMU 44 (series number)