This is an original 1921 halftone print of young Stalwarts of the Solomon Islands in the South Pacific islands. Until recently (at the time the print was published) the natives practiced cannibalism, infanticide, head hunting and the enslavement of their women. Photography courtesy of J. W. Beattie.
This 90+ year old Item is rated Near Mint. Light aging throughout. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the reverse.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint
Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 7.75 inches; 14 x 20 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: Cannibals, Tribe, Tribal, Cultural Practices