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Men standing by a tree in Ceylon, holding bows and arrows. Photograph, ca.1900, by A. Plate.

  • Plate, A. W. A.
Reference:
549141i
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About this work

Publication/Creation

Colombo : A.W.A. Plate & Co.

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint

Lettering

Wild people of Ceylon "Veddhas"

Lettering note

Lettering pencilled on verso, photographer's details stamped on verso
Bears number: 236

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 549141i

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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