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Creator:
Tanguy, Renan, photographer  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Karo (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Ethiopia
Ethiopia, -- YeDebub Bihēroch Bihēreseboch na Hizboch region, -- Omo River Valley
Date:
ca. 2003
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Karo woman traditionally adorned with 'Arago' collars and a nail named 'Siri' inserted in her lower lip (Omo Valley - Ethiopia)."
Item number on verso reads: "RT-308."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photograph Renan Tanguy © Tel./Fax:: +33 4 93 84 07 57 - www.peopleofethiopia.com / Imprimerie Zimmerman - Villeneuve-Loubet - France."
Local Numbers:
EEPA ET-20-29
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Portrait photography  Search this
Costume  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Body arts  Search this
Omo River  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA ET 2005-012-0002
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 18: Ethiopia (ET)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4146