B & W photograph

Registration number
31444
Item name
B & W photograph 
Category
Photograph
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
A. P. Lyons  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > Western Province > South Fly > Kiwai Island
Map
Collector
A. P. Lyons 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1950 
Acquisition method
Donated by Mrs E. Lee 
Dimensions
H: 50 mm W: 95 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Black and white photograph of clothing, ornaments, and tools placed together on a plain background.

Research notes

"Fly River Estuary. Native women's skirts. Fish trap. Smoking pipe. Bark belt. Necklace. Worn on the bank of Fly River (Papua) Estuary" [Catalogue card note]. Photograph taken in 1910.

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