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Burma image, WA0243

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07/10/2016 13:52
File Size:
1.73 MB
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: Collections/ World Art  

Copyright & Re-use

Credit Line: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: All Rights Reserved
Caption: Burma image, WA0243

Object or Artwork info

Source (of Object / Artwork): Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Subject tags:
James Henry Green Collection
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