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Photograph; [Crowds of people outside the house at Namhkyek manau.] (Researcher's notes in brackets)

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3132 x 2260 pixels
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Digital Media Bank ID: 54287
Description: Burma image, WA0243. Image of object in World Art collection. [Crowds of people outside the house at Namhkyek manau.] (Researcher's notes in brackets)
This monochrome photographic print is showing crowds of people outside the house at Namhkyek manau. Manau is a kind of communal festival celebrated by the Kachin community in Burma (Myanmar).

This photograph was taken by James Henry Green in the 1920s, a recruiting officer for the Burma Rifles who spent more than twenty years in Burma, much of it based in the northern hill states.
Categories: Timeline/ 1920s, Collections/ World Art, Collections/ World Art/ Asia/ James Henry Green Photos of Burma (Myanmar)  

Copyright & Re-use

Credit Line: James Henry Green Charitable Trust
Licence: CC BY-SA

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Photograph
Title (of Artwork / Object): Photograph; [Crowds of people outside the house at Namhkyek manau.] (Researcher's notes in brackets)
Creator (of Artwork / Object): James Henry Green
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 1920s
Description (Object or Artwork): This monochrome photographic print is showing crowds of people outside the house at Namhkyek manau. Manau is a kind of communal festival celebrated by the Kachin community in Burma (Myanmar). This photograph was taken by James Henry Green in the 1920s, a recruiting officer for the Burma Rifles who spent more than twenty years in Burma, much of it based in the northern hill states.
Source (of Object / Artwork): Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Subject tags:
photograph
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James Henry Green Collection
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Burma
   
Other Keywords: Photography; Burma; Myanmar

File info

Original Filename: dmas_wa0243_d01.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 1.73 MB; 3132 x 2260 pixels; 265 x 191 mm (print at 300 DPI); 829 x 598 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: WA0243