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English: Ratu Tanoa, King of Bau The image is of Ratu Tanoa Visawaqa, King of Bau 1829-1832 and 1837-1852. This is perhaps one of the earliest depictions of the rare black-lipped pearl-shell breast plates, civa. On his head is the turban-like masi head scarf, i-vauvau. Reg. Number: P 25.6 82, Fiji Museum Fiji Museum photograph
Русский: Рату Таноа Висаванга — фиджийский вождь, дважды становившийся правителем острова Мбау.
Date 1845
Source David Rumsey Map Collection
Author Alfred T. Agate
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