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,A48.52;Af,A48.60 Duplicate original photographic prints. British Museum Department of Ethnography reference number.
Acquisition (From) :: Menendez to The British Museum ::, Acquisition date :: 1970-1983 ::, Dimension Length :: 7.05cm ::, Dimension Width :: 10.00cm ::, Object type :: photograph ::, Production (Made in) :: Niger, River ::, Production (Made in) :: Nigeria ::, Production date :: 1894-1908 ::, Subject :: boat/ship ::, Subject :: house-boat ::, Subject :: transport ::, Uses technique :: gelatin silver print ::
View of a large canoe with a roofed area on the deck being paddled or punted [?] by adult males on a river. Cloth hanging from roofed area. Vignette image. Curved corners to print. Medium: Gelatin silver print.