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An African man and woman embracing. Photograph, ca.1900.

[approximately 1900]
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Bulawayo (Willoughby's Buildings) : Ellis Allen, [approximately 1900]

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1 photograph : black and white photoprint


Zulu man & woman. Woman's hair trained in pillar form denotes she is married.

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Wellcome Library no. 537823i

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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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