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Burmese amateur actor, cast in one of the many epic plays which are performed on an open air bamboo stage in the center of the village. The elaborate earrings are part of the headdress. A British silver coin serves as button for the costume.
Not on display
Gelatin Silver Print
333 x 254 mm (13 1/8 x 10 0 in.)
Bequest of John Gutmann in honor of Dr. Walter Heil
Photographs by John Gutmann, M.H. deYoung Memorial Museum, 1946