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Old male bongo shot on the Itimbiri River, Upper Congo (n.d.)

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304A/224

Scope and Contents

127 x 91 mm. Screen print showing a bongo shot by C.A. Reid lying by the roadside. 'The white forehead band and cheek spots, the white horn tips, the dorsal fringe, the mottled ears and the tufted ox-like tail are all well seen'. Photograph by C.A. Reid.


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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

Existence and Location of Copies

Y304A/224-225 are prints of the same photograph.


This appears as Figure 92 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 210.




Reid, C A, fl 1914

Finding aid date

2004-01-16 14:17:19+00:00

Includes index.

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