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Big forest elephant (tusks weighing 89 and 94 lbs), Ituri Forest, 1913, 1913

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304A/198

Scope and Contents

101 x 81 mm. A view showing the head and tusks of an elephant shot by Christy.


  • Creation: 1913


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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

Existence and Location of Copies

Y304A/196-198 are prints of the same photograph.


This appears as Figure 50 in: Christy, Cuthbert (1924). Big game and Pygmies: experiences of a naturalist in Central African forests in quest of the Okapi, London: Macmillan, facing page 132.




Christy, Cuthbert, 1863-1932

Finding aid date

2004-01-16 09:39:08+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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