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Ethnological Museum of Berlin Afrika [VIII A 1736]

"Sultan Joja von Bamum"

http://www.smb-digital.de/eMuseumPlus?service=ImageAsset&module=collection&objectId=616088&resolution=superImageResolution#474053 (Ethnologisches Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin CC BY-NC-SA)
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Sultan Njoya auf einem Thron im Freien, dahinter sein Gefolge.

"Fig. 57. King Njoya and his servants in Buea, seat of German Governor. Njoya officially presented his father´s throne to the governoras a gift for Emperor Wilhelm II. (Unknown photographer, January)", aus: Geary, Christraud: Images from Bamum, German Colonial Photography at the Court of King Njoya, Cameroon, West Africa 1902-1915, publ. for Nat. Mus. of African Art by Smithsonian Inst. Press, Washington D.C., & London, 1988, S. 93 - Katalog zur Ausstellung (15.6.-6.9.1988)

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Präsentationsform: auf Karton

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Bildformat (Foto): Positiv, SW 13 x 18 cm

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Object from: Ethnological Museum of Berlin

The Ethnologisches Museum (Ethnological Museum) evolved from the collections of the royal cabinets of art and since its foundation in 1873 has become ...

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