Shaman ritual ± 1915-8

Picture by Harold Hardy-Smith (died in Narooma, Australia, on 31 July 1965), a mining engineer who lived in Korea and Japan around the years 1914 to 1916. One of several hundreds of photographs (in three albums) donated by his step-grandson, Mr Ross Milligan. The photo albums can be viewed at the Australian National University's Menzies library. This picture may have been taken near Holgol, in Suan-gun, North Hwanghae province.
Harold Hardy-Smith
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Digitised from a print on non-transparent medium