A Samoan woman with leaves in her hair.

[approximately 1900]
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Hawaiian and Samoan portraits.
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A Samoan woman with leaves in her hair. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark. Source: Wellcome Collection.

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[approximately 1900]

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1 photograph : photoprint, albumen


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


Wellcome Collection 540958i

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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.

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