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Tanka women’s costume, 1870s

蜑家婦女服飾,1870年代


This woman poses as a Tanka people (boat-dwelling people), a bamboo hat for shielding the sun is held in her hand. Photo taken in 1870s by the British portraitist William Pryor Floyd at his studio at Wellington Street of Central.

圖為蜑家婦人(水上婦女)的造型,手拿著遮擋太陽的竹笠。照片攝於1870年代,由英國肖像攝影師伏洛以德於他中環威靈頓街的影樓拍攝。

Collection
Hong Kong Image Database
Sub-Collection
William Floyd Nineteenth Century Costume Portraits
License
All rights reserved
Rights Statement
In Copyright
Photographer
 Floyd, William Pryor, active 1860s-1970s
Subject
 Social history
Date
ca. 1870s
Owner
香港大學圖書館. 特藏部 University of Hong Kong Libraries. Special Collections
Source Type
Photograph — B&W
See Also
http://find.lib.hku.hk/record=HKU_IZ21446980080003414
Accession No
HKID-010
Resource Type
Still Image