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Title
7. Cameroonian riders from up-country
7. Reiter des Kameruner Hinterlandes
Creator
Basler Mission Trading Company, Duala, Cameroon (publisher / distributor)
Date Created and/or Issued
1912
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
All the images (photographic and non-photographic) made available in this collection are the property of the Basel Mission and are managed by mission 21. mission 21 / Basel Mission claim copyright on the images in their possession and require those publishing any of the images--both individuals and organisations--to pay a user's/copyright fee.
Contact the Archives of mission21 at address mentioned or at info@bmpix.org.
info@bmarchives.org
mission21
mission21, Missionsstrasse 21, CH-4003 Basel, Switzerland, tel. (+41 61 260 22 42), fax (+4161 260 22 68)
Description
Annotation translation: "The regions from Bamum to Lake Chad are occupied by great peoples for whom the horse is important. The riders wear thick, picuresque padded armour as protection against arrows and lances. The horses are also richly costumed." "Vollbehr art postcards 'Cameroon'. " "Sales exclusively from the Basel Mission Bookshop, Duala, Cameroon."
Annotation: Das Land von Bamum bis zum Tsadsee ist besetzt von grossen Reitervölkern. Die Reiter tragen dicke, malerische Wattepanzer als Schutz gegen Pfeile und Lanzen
die Pferde sind ebenfalls reich verziert." - "Vollbehr-Künstlerpostkarten 'Kamerun'." - "Alleinvertrieb: Basler Missionshandlung, Duala (Kamerun)."
Note: Vorlage: Aquarell von Ernst Vollbehr. - Von Prof. T. A. Freyvogel, Tropeninstitut Basel erhalten.
Note translation: "Original: water-colour by Ernst Vollbehr".
Stamped: "-- Mai 1975."
Type
image
Format
print, letterpress halftone, colour (HD)
postcard, 8.8 x 13.8 cm.
Identifier
impa-m42797 [Legacy record ID]
impa-abmpix-25193
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m42797
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/impa-abmpix-25193.jpg
Subject
Headgear
Horse
Painting
Rider m
Saddle cloth
Spear
Turban
Open space
Time Period
1912
Place
Bamum
Source
QE-30.017.0025 [Same image reference number]
QQ-30.027.0063 [Reference number]
Relation
Historical Photographs from the Basel Mission
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
QQ-30.027: untitled
impa-m15099; impa-m17566
impa-m42797
mission 21 / Basel Mission

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