Photographic print of a domestic scene in an African village. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.42440
Level of Description
Item

Dates

  • Late 19th century. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    1 folio.

Subjects

Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    Two women, one carrying an infant on her back in a sling, stand pounding food in a mortar. Two children sit nearby holding large round shallow receptacles for winnowing, while a third child sits behind the mortar. The image is repeated on the print.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    0437C

Components