lantern slide (photographic)
- Museum number
Photograph (black and white); lantern slide; view of a wooden idol containing human bones, in a sacred garden, in the hills above Melanesian Missionary Hospital, Fauabu; north central Malaita, Solomon Islands.
- Production date
- 1932-1933 (circa)
Height: 8.20 centimetres
Width: 8.20 centimetres
- Curator's comments
Photographer: Rev D L Francis is identified from the below images in the BM Pictorial Collection.
Related images: Oc,A5.10 (stored in the box) and a photographic copy print Oc,CA5.10 (MM034216-139) in the ring binder folder.
Location: The inscription on Oc,A5.10, associates the place in Central North Malaita, above Fauabu. In other words, the view has been taken of above the Melanesian Mission Hospital, Fauabu, where Rev D L Francis was posted.
Related image: this image can also be found in Oc,G.T.2453
Related image: Oc,G.N.2201 is a glass negative of this image.
- Not on display
- Cracked at back.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 29 (series number)
Miscellaneous number: 459 (series number)