part of APPENDIX F
Museum for Ethnology at Leipzig
and Grassi Museum
Museum für Völkerkunde zu Leipzig und Grassi Museum
Postfach 9 55
temporary exhibition address while under reconstruction:
Grimmaische Str. 2-4
Tel. +49 0341 / 2142 218 and +49 0341 / 5958 218
Fax +49 0341 / 2142 262
The Museum of Ethnology's old buildings at Täubchenweg 2, Leipzig, are undergoing a complete reconstruction since 2001. The Museum's Andamanese collection is in storage and not accessible at present
Most of the Museum's Andamanese collection comes from Egon v. Eickstedt who was the first German and physical anthropologist to visit Little Andamans1927/28.
A list of Andamanese items held by the Museum for Ethnology at Leipzig is not at present available.
Last changed 6 December 2003