Henry KING

United Kingdom 1855 – Australia 1923

  • to Australia 1857

Solomon Islands, Makira-Ulawa Province, possibly Ugi or Ulawa Island. c.1895 Description: The subjects hold a variety of clubs – the curved ones are dance clubs/wands and the ones with a projecting spike on the curve as weapons called Roromaraugi.
Place made: Makira-Ulawa Province, Solomon Islands
Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver photograph

Dimensions: 15.0 h x 19.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2000
Accession No: NGA 2000.200