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Men playing a game of Lafo, Vavau, Tonga - Photograph taken by Thomas Andrew, [189-?]

Reference Number: PAColl-5426-15

Men playing a game of Lafo, at Vava'u, Tonga, circa 1890s. Shows a group sitting on the grass around a length of matting. Photograph taken by Thomas Andrew.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Games - Tonga and Men, Tongan.

Part of:
Union Steam Ship Company :Original prints of Samoa, Rarotonga, Tonga and Tahiti, Reference Number PAColl-5426 (8 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Albumen print 14.1 x 19.9 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures996. Tonga. Vavau(PFP-031274)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: GAME OF LAFO, VAVAU ANDREW

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