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    Temple Collection: Views and scenes in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
  1. Photo 125/2(25)
    Huts & natives at Little Andaman [with M.V. Portman]. 
    Unknown
    1880s-90s

  2. Photo 125/2(27)
    [River scene, Andaman Islands.] 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890s

  3. Photo 125/2(29)
    [Group of Andamanese or Nicobarese women.] 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890s

  4. Photo 125/2(44)
    [Scarification on the chest of an Andaman Islander.] 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890s

  5. Photo 125/2(48)
    [Andaman Islanders in dugout fishing boat.] 
    Unknown
    1890s

  6. Photo 125/2(77)
    [Portrait of an Andaman Islander.] 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890s

  7. Photo 125/2(78)
    [Portrait of an Andaman Islander.] 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890s

  8. Photo 125/2(79)
    [Portrait of an Andaman Islander.] 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890s

  9. Photo 125/2(80)
    [Portrait of an Andaman Islander.] 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890s

  10. Photo 125/2(81)
    [Portrait of an Andaman Islander.] 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890s

  11. Photo 125/2(82)
    [Portrait of an Andaman islander.] 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890s

  12. Photo 125/2(83)
    [Jungle scene with Andaman Islanders.] 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890s

  13. Photo 125/2(84)
    [Jungle scene with Andaman Islanders.] 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890s

  14. Photo 125/2(85)
    [Forest scene and hut, Andaman Islands.] 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890s

    Portman Collection: Andamanese Islanders.
  15. Photo 188/1(1)
    Rima. Man of the 'Aka Bojigiab' tribe, Middle Andaman. Age about 40 years. A man of quiet and inoffensive character. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  16. Photo 188/1(2)
    Rima. Profile view of the preceding man's face [Middle Andaman]. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  17. Photo 188/1(3)
    Woichela. A married woman of the 'Aka Bojigiab' tribe, Middle Andaman. Age, about 33 years. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  18. Photo 188/1(4)
    Woichela. A profile view of the preceding woman's face [Middle Andaman]. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  19. Photo 188/1(5)
    Niali. Man of the 'Aka Bojigiab' tribe, Middle Andaman. Age, about 37 years. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  20. Photo 188/1(6)
    Niáli. Profile view of the preceding man's face. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  21. Photo 188/1(7)
    Biala. A married woman of the 'Aka Juwai' tribe, Middle Andaman. Age, about 27years. She is known as 'Yulu Biala'. 'Yula' (a creeper, blossoming in November,) being her 'flower' name. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  22. Photo 188/1(8)
    Biala. A profile view of the preceding woman's face. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  23. Photo 188/1(9)
    Lókala. Man of the 'Aka Bojigiab' tribe, Middle Andaman. Age, about 36 years. He is the Government Agent, in the Middle Andaman, and is of a tractable and quiet disposition. Wears a necklace of 'Dentalium Octogonum' shells. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  24. Photo 188/1(10)
    Riala. Man of the 'Aka Kédé' tribe, Middle Andaman. Age, about 35 years. He is Government interpreter for the North Andaman, and is a remarkably intelligent and useful man, speaking several languages. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  25. Photo 188/1(11)
    Riala. Profile view of the preceding man's face. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  26. Photo 188/1(12)
    Niáli. A married woman of the 'Aka Bojigiáb' tribe, Middle Andaman. Age, about 33 years. She is known as 'Pátaka Niáli'. 'Pátaka', (a tree common on the sea coast, which blossoms in May), being her 'flower' name. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  27. Photo 188/1(13)
    Niáli. A profile view of the preceding woman's face. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  28. Photo 188/1(14)
    Lura. Man of the 'Aka Yéri' tribe, North Andaman. Age, about 24 years. He wears a necklace of human bones, smeared with red ochre and oil, and his forehead is painted with white earth 'Tála-óg.' 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  29. Photo 188/1(15)
    Mébul. Man of the 'Aka Béa-da' Inland tribe, South Andaman. Age about 40 years. He is known as the 'Mébul pála-pich', or 'Hairy (pála-pich) Mébul', owing to his having the uncommon adornment of aslight beard and moustache. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  30. Photo 188/1(16)
    Mébul. Profile view of the preceding man's face. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  31. Photo 188/1(17)
    Wóloga. A married woman of the 'Aka Béa-da' tribe, south Andaman. Age, about 26 years. She is known as 'Chárapa Wóloga. 'Chárapa', (a thorny creeper, like the common cane, blossoming in July,) being her 'flower' name. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  32. Photo 188/1(18)
    Wóloga. A profile view of the preceding woman's face. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  33. Photo 188/1(19)
    Riala. Man of the 'Aka Béa-da' tribe, South Andaman. Age about 37 years. He is commonyly called 'Ria Tegbul'. i.e. 'Ria Dugong' from his prowess in killing these creatures. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  34. Photo 188/1(20)
    Riala. Profile view of the preceding man's face. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  35. Photo 188/1(21)
    Ira. A married woman of the 'Aka Bojigiáb' tribe, Middle Andaman. Age, about 34 years. She wears a necklace of shells, 'Ola-da'. She is known as 'Pátaka Ira', 'Pátaka' (a tree common on the sea coast, which blossoms in May), being her 'flower' name. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  36. Photo 188/1(22)
    Ira. A profile view of the preceding woman's face. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  37. Photo 188/1(23)
    Woichela. Man of the 'Aka-Juwai' tribe, Middle Andaman. Age, about, 31 years. He is quiet, and of very good temper: very plucky, and docile. The tattoo marks on his neck are clearly shown. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  38. Photo 188/1(24)
    Kaurémo. A married woman of the 'Aka Kéde' tribe, Middle Andaman. Age about 32 years. She wears a necklace of small shells, 'Cháli'. She is known as 'Yulu Kauremo', 'Yulu' (a creeper, blossoming in November,) being her 'flower' name. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  39. Photo 188/1(25)
    Kauremo. A profile view of the preceding woman's face. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

    Portman Collection: Andamanese Islanders, Vol. II.
  40. Photo 188/2(1)
    'Uta' shell held in right hand. Outside of shell visible. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  41. Photo 188/2(2)
    'Uta' shell held in the right hand. Inside of the shell visible. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  42. Photo 188/2(3)
    Adze making [Andaman Islands]. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  43. Photo 188/2(4)
    [Adze making, Andaman Islands.] The superfluous part of the branch is now lopped off, and a cut is made in the tree to the proper depth, below, and close to it. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  44. Photo 188/2(5)
    [Adze making, Andaman Islands.] A similar cut is then made, above, and at some little distance from the handle. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  45. Photo 188/2(6)
    [Adze making, Andaman Islands.] With a few downward blows the piece suitable for the haft of the new adze is now split off. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  46. Photo 188/2(7)
    [Adze making, Andaman Islands.] This is taken home, and the face of it, where the blade is to be fastened is first trimmed smooth. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  47. Photo 188/2(8)
    [Adze making, Andaman Islands.] The back is then similarly trimmed, and chopped close in the same curved line as the handle. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  48. Photo 188/2(9)
    [Adze making, Andaman Islands.] The end is then cut to the right length, and smoothed. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  49. Photo 188/2(10)
    [Adze making, Andaman Islands.] Another view showing the method of cutting, and the way the tool is held. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3

  50. Photo 188/2(11)
    [Adze making, Andaman Islands.] The adze with which the work has so far been done having become blunt, is sharpened with a piece of sandstone, which the Andamanese manufacture into whetstones 'Tŕlag'. 
    Portman, Maurice Vidal
    1890-3


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