Prints mounted with adhesive on card. Card bound into album with string and adhesive tape. Album disintegrating and pages falling out.
Main Themes of Album: group portraits of colonial officials and local dignitaries; colonial settlements, buildings, boats and recreation;scenes of local life and group portraits of local people; military, religious and Jubilee processions and group portraits. Circumstances: [MEN-] PIC DOC 12.
Acquisition (From) :: Menendez to The British Museum ::, Acquisition date :: 1970-1983 ::, Associated Place (Depicted - IT) :: Ebute Metta ::, Dimension Length :: 11.90cm :: AF/A51/65, Dimension Length :: 12.70cm :: AF/CA51/65, Dimension Width :: 17.80cm :: AF/CA51/65, Dimension Width :: 19.50cm :: AF/A51/65, Object type :: photograph :: black and white, Production (Made in) :: Ebute Metta ::, Production date :: 1880-1905 ::, Subject :: boat/ship ::, Uses technique :: photographic process ::
Picture of a European ship S.S.FLORIN moored at Ebute Metta jetty. A row of small canoes also moored at the jetty. Ebute Metta, Nigeria Albumen print.