Some African tribespeople by a hut, wearing body paint. Photograph, ca.1900.
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1 photograph : photoprint
Lettering pencilled on verso, photographer's details stamped on verso Bears number: 2713
This work is untitled: the title has been supplied by the cataloguer.
Wellcome Collection 549147i
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.