B & W photograph
- Registration number
- Item name
- B & W photograph
- Indigenous name
- Associated cultural group
- Pacific > Papua New Guinea > Manus Province > Admiralty Islands > Manus Island
- H: W: 35 mm L: 35 mm D: Circum:
Black and white photograph depicting a baby held in a bilum (open weave bag) against a white background.
"New Guinea 1933. Manus: Baby is carried thus and also hung under shady tree while mum works. The net bag is a bilum (Pidgin English)" [catalogue card note].
Mounted on board 290 x 190 mm.