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Blocos Afro- Dresses

  • February 1993
  • Dresses for Afro-Brazilian carnival troupes or blocos Afro, made circa 1993. They are from the collection of the Mus. Afro-Brasil, Salvador, Bahia. The titles of the the blocos Afros, from left to right, are: Okanbi, Puxada Axe, Oba-Xiree-8, Oba Dudu, and Ile Aiye.

Details

Photographer
Drewal, Henry John
Date
  • February 1993
Collection
Subjects
Source
Images of the African Diaspora
For Staff