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A princess of Dama Country, Upper Mendi, 1890 - 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30446F/18

Scope and Contents

111 x 156 mm. A full length portrait of a Mendi girl, dressed in a skirt of patterned cloth and wearing bracelets and a necklace.


  • 1890 - 1899

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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

Existence and Location of Copies

CN 386.


Reproduced in (Alldridge 1901, figure 39) where it is entitled 'Serenading - a soloist, Upper Mendi'.



Date information

DateText: The date is approximate..

Finding aid date

2003-03-21 16:41:29+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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