Go back to article: From the White Man’s Grave to the White Man’s Home? Experiencing ‘Tropical Africa’ at the 1924–25 British Empire Exhibition

Figure 11

Museum exhibition and displays that attempt to reproduce and African walled city

(Top): a well-armed figure on horseback greets the visitor to the Nigerian building (Clifford, 1924, p 12)
(Bottom): the walls of the Walled-City are adorned with weapons (Clifford, 1924, p 12)