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Siberia: a Tungus medicine man in ceremonial dress, standing holding a drum. Photograph, ca. 1920 (?) of a photograph by Marya Czaplicka, 1914/1915.

Czaplicka, Marie Antoinette, 1884-1921.
Date
1914-1915
Reference
581376i
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1914-1915

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint ; sheet 10.9 x 8.4 cm

Lettering

The Czaplicka Expedition, 1914-15, standing shaman (Khantaish[?] group), with drum, same man as one seated, shamanizing, from Miss Czaplicka's negative

Notes

The Polish anthropologist Marya Antonina Czaplicka took the original photographs on an expedition to Siberia, 1914 -1915

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 581376i

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Lettering in pencil on verso
Bears accession numbers: PHO 4593 / PHO 736

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