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Battak village, 1880 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 10/14

Scope and Contents

355 x 267 mm. A view of a Battak village in a jungle clearing with houses made from woven fibres, standing on stilts and with elaborately constructed pointed thatched roofs. With groups of villagers seated at the entrance to a house and in the open walled building in the centre of the print.


  • Creation: 1880 - 1889


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition, apart from slight fading at edges.



Date information

DateText: The date is approximate..

Finding aid date

2002-06-05 09:16:36+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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