Cataloguer's comment: Prior to being stored in albums Af,A48, Af,A49 and Af,A50, the loose photographs and postcards donated by Lady Menendez were kept in boxes and envelopes. Circumstances: [MEN-] PIC DOC 12. Im Coll: Af,A48.55 Duplicate original photographic print. British Museum Department of Ethnography reference number.
Acquisition (From) :: Menendez to The British Museum ::, Acquisition date :: 1970-1983 ::, Dimension Length :: 8.12cm ::, Dimension Width :: 10.70cm ::, Object type :: photograph ::, Production (Made in) :: Africa :: west, Production date :: 1894-1908 ::, Subject :: boat/ship ::, Subject :: house-boat ::, Subject :: transport ::, Uses technique :: gelatin silver print ::
Large canoe being punted and pushed through shallow water next to a river bank. Adults pushing canoe include two European [?] adults. Canoe has a roofed area with material draped from it on deck. Print fading. Medium: Gelatin silver print. Printed ephemera.