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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1959-1960
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2000-007
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while he was conducting field research at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from September 1959 to December 1960.

Original caption reads, "Canoe with large water pots going downstream. Afikpo people and pots made by Afikpo women. At this time Afikpo was a major pot producing area for downstream peoples, including the city of Calabar." [Ottenberg field research notes, September 1959-December 1960, Part II].