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Siberia: tents for shaman's performances. Photograph, ca. 1920 (?) of a photograph by Marya Czaplicka, 1914/1915.
- Czaplicka, Marie Antoinette, 1884-1921.
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Shaman's tent and tent erected specially for shamanistic performances, mid-Genesi, near 'taiga' (forest region), from Miss Czaplicka's negative, the Czaplicka Expedition, 1914-15
The Polish anthropologist Marya Antonina Czaplicka took the original photographs on an expedition to Siberia, 1914 -1915
Wellcome Library no. 581381i
Lettering in pencil on verso
Bears accession numbers: PHO 9153