B & W photograph

Registration number
34714
Item name
B & W photograph 
Category
Photograph
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
G. Landtman  
Associated cultural group
Gogodala 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > Western Province > Unknown > Fly River
Map
Collector
Mr Tony Crawford 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1980 
Acquisition method
by Mr Tony Crawford 
Raw material
photographic emulsion, paper
Dimensions
H: 70 mm W: 55 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

B & W photograph of a man sitting cross legged.

Research notes

"Gogodala man from Gaima (Kaviapu) village, Fly River, chewing betel nut and wearing a mourning cap 'atima'. Photo taken in 1910" [Crawford 1981:63; 1977:87].

Published in: Crawford, T 1981, Aida: life and ceremony of Gogodala, National Cultural Council of Papua New Guinea in association with Robert Brown and Associates, Bathurst; Crawford, T 1977, The National Cultural Council: its aims and functions : with guidelines for establishing and operating cultural centres within Papua New Guinea, National Cultural Council, Port Moresby.

"A betel nut chewer, Gaima village. G. Landtman, 1910" [catalogue card note].

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