Winding long wire into large open coil (1)

Item

Title

Winding long wire into large open coil (1)

Description

An older man is sitting on the ground and bending wire into a large coil, trees and grass can be seen in the background. This is the first photograph in a series of nine which shows the process for making a bracelet which was then acquired by Diana and Antoinette Powell Cotton and is now in the museum's collection. Square black and white photograph taken on a Rolliflex camera by Diana Powell-Cotton while staying with Soba Tchiliwandele in present day Huila Province.
This is part of a series of nine photographs which shows the process for making a bracelet which was then acquired by Diana and Antoinette Powell Cotton and is now in the museum's collection. ON1937/594. [NS 21/09/2020]

Publisher

Making African Connections

Date

31 May 1937

Type

PhysicalObject

Format

Black & White Photograph

Identifier

PHOTO.4.3.36.R.29.1
R29-1

Source

Antoinette and Diana Powell-Cotton

Space/Place

Huila [province] Quipungu [near town]
Angola

Rights

© The Powell-Cotton Trust