Slide: Men butchering a whale; Sybil Dunn; Keith Dunn; 2013.264.169

Name/Title

Slide: Men butchering a whale

About this object

Men butchering a humpback whale in shallow harbour of an unidentified pacific island. There are small sailing boats and outrigger canoes in background.

From a collection of slides taken by Keith & Sybil Dunn of their trip around the Pacific on the MV TOFUA II in the early 1960s.

Place Made

Pacific Islands

Place Made

Pacific Ocean

Maker

Keith Dunn

Maker

Sybil Dunn

Measurements

HxW (2D objects YxX): H 50 W 50mm (H 1 15/16 W 1 15/16in)

Object Type

Photography

Subject and Association Keywords

TOFUA (1951)/Union Steam Ship Company/Shipping Lines/[Shipping]

Subject and Association Keywords

Recreation/[Sport & Recreation]

Subject and Association Keywords

Holiday/[Sport & Recreation]

Subject and Association Keywords

Whaling & Sealing/[Maritime Trades]

Subject and Association Keywords

Tourism/[Sport & Recreation]

Subject and Association Keywords

Pacific Islands/Oceania

Medium and Materials

35mm Slide/Film/Photographic, Audio and Visual, 0 - Whole

Named Collection

Keith & Sybil Dunn

Credit Line

Gift of Kathryn Dunn, 2013

Object number

2013.264.169

Copyright Licence  

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