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A "Hottentot" woman with prominent buttocks. Photograph, ca.1900.

Reference
537858i
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Description

Shows protuberance of the buttocks called steatopygia. 'Hottentot' is a term formerly used to describe some of the peoples of South African who are also known as Khoisan

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint

Lettering

Bushwoman

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 537858i

Languages

  • English


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