Portrait of a Zande man

Portrait of a Zande man
104 x 78 mm | Print gelatin silver
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There are records relating to alternative images that we do not have scans for in the database:
1998.341.477.1 - Negative film nitrate , (104 x 78 mm)
Date of Print:
Unknown
Previous PRM Number:
EP.A.477
Previous Other Number:
83 B (+158) [frame 8]


Accession Number:
1998.341.477.2
Description:
A portrait of a seated man (identified as Bitarangba) wearing a straw hat and magic whistle. He has been mutilated in the past, at the elbow on the left arm and just below the elbow on the right. There is a possibility that his ears have been mutilated also. Such acts were carried out in pre-colonial times, often on suspicion of adultery.
Photographer:
Edward Evan Evans-Pritchard
Date of Photo:
1927 - 1930
Region:
[Southern Sudan] Western Equatoria Yambio
Group:
Zande
NamedPerson:
Bitarangba
PRM Source:
Edward Evan Evans-Pritchard
Acquired:
Donated 1966
Other Owners:
E. E. Evans-Pritchard Collection
Class:
Physical Anthropology , Clothing Headgear , Music , Punishment and Torture
Keyword:
Musical Instrument Wind
Documentation:
Original catalogue lists in Manuscript Collections. Additional material in related documents files. [CM 27/9/2005]
Primary Documentation:
PRM Accession Records - [1966.27.21] G PROFESSOR E. E. EVANS-PRITCHARD; INST. OF SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 51 BANBURY RD. OXFORD - S. SUDAN, AZANDE TRIBE. Box of negatives in envelopes. Nos. 1 - 400
Added Accession Book Entry - [In pencil in column] Catalogue room.
[1966.27.23] G PROFESSOR E. E. EVANS-PRITCHARD; INST. OF SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 51 BANBURY RD. OXFORD - S. SUDAN, AZANDE TRIBE. Box of prints in envelopes, nos. 1 - 400 (prints of negatives in 1966.27.21)

Manual Catalogues [typewritten, entitled "Zande Photographs (E-P)"] - 477. Male type (showing mutilation). (Bitarangba). 83/B (158)

Notes on print/mount - "83/B +158 EPA. 477"
Recorder:
Christopher Morton 13/11/2003 [Southern Sudan Project]
 
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