B & W photograph

Registration number
31496
Item name
B & W photograph 
Category
Photograph
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
A. P. Lyons  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > Milne Bay Province > Samarai Murua District > Louisiade Archipelago
Map
Collector
A. P. Lyons 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1950 
Acquisition method
Donated by Mrs E. Lee 
Dimensions
H: W: 35 mm L: 35 mm D: Circum:

Description

Black and white photograph of six men on a canoe.

Research notes

"Conventional canoe. Louisiade Archipelago" [catalogue card note].

Photograph taken in 1910. See Haddon, A.C. 1937 Canoes of Oceania Vol. 2, The Canoes of Melanesia, Queensland, and New Guinea, Honolulu: Bishop Museum Press. p.24

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