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A bearded Pygmy man, wearing a penis gourd and carrying a large bag, standing by a river.

Date
[approximately 1900]
Reference
535583i
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Description

The man is the same as in 535582i

Publication/Creation

[approximately 1900]

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint

Lettering

A pygmy

Lettering note

Bears number pencilled on verso: 143
The description is pencilled on the verso

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 535583i

Ownership note

Originally collected by British anthropologist Edwin Nichol Fallaize (1877-1957). Purchased by Capt. L.W.G. Malcolm in 1934, on behalf of Sir Henry Solomon Wellcome, for the price of £25. From a letter in the Wellcome archives dated 16th December 1934.

Notes

This work is untitled: the title has been supplied by the cataloguer for identification purposes.

Languages

  • English


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