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Title
Valiha musician and his wife, Sakalava, Midongy, Madagascar, 1901
Creator
Einrem, Johannes
Date Created and/or Issued
1901
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Rights Information
Misjonsmarka 12, NO-4024 Stavanger, Norway
Mission and Diakonia Archives, VID Specialized University
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Description
"Valia - spiller og hans kone. Sakalava. Midongy" ("Valia musician and his wife. Sakalava. Midongy"). The man is playing an instrument called Valiha. Both he and his wife are sitting on some stone steps holding the Valiha instrument. Same couple in A13Ma-539..
Type
image
Format
photographic prints. 12 x 17 cm.
photographs
Identifier
impa-m2940 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-NMS-A13-539
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m2940
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-NMS-A13-539.jpg
Subject
Indigenous populations
Musicians
Group portraits
Instruments
Steps
Hair styles
Time Period
1901
Place
Africa
Betsileo
Madagascar
Source
NMS/Photo/A13Ma/539 [File]
Relation
A13Ma by Einrem, Johannes, 1868-1956
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Mission and Diakonia Archives, VID Specialized University
Photographs of the Mission and Diakonia Archives, VID Specialized University, Stavanger, Norway, ca.1870-1950
impa-m559

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