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LeJeune, Jules Louis :Archipel des Iles Carolines. Nat.l de l'ile Penelape. Nat.l de i'il Aouera. Habitants de l'ile Iros. A. Chazal. [1826]

Reference Number: C-082-124

A row of four Caroline Islands men, all dressed in their characteristic costume. The Pingelap man on the left has tattoos, his hair in a topknot, a loin cloth and necklaces and holds a paddle. The next man on the left has different tattoos and his hair loose. To the right of centre is a third man wearing a waist band, his tattoos on his upper body. On the far right is a man in a coolie-style hat (circular and rising to a central point) and a tunic.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours, related to Marshall Islands, Caroline Islands, Tattooing - Caroline Islands and Clothing and dress - Caroline Islands.

Part of:
Chazal, Antoine 1793-1854 :[Watercolours and proof engravings and aquatints after drawings by Jules LeJeune for Duperrey's Voyage autour du monde ... Paris, 1822 - 1825], Reference Number C-082-001/130 (24 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour, 250 x 380 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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