Visual display of the Kuba-Bushong Religious Specialist "God's Medicine Woman" (Ngang a Ncyem)

Kuba-Bushong Religious Specialist "God's Medicine Woman" (Ngang a Ncyem)

  • May 1956
  • The woman's power is her nature spiriit (for all of the village domain and beyond) that lives in a particular spot of a nearby brook. She is wearing a fur hat with tail, beads, cowrie shells, white kaolin (chalk), a tiny bow over her shoulder, and a bead collar.

Details

Photographer
Vansina, Jan
Date
  • May 1956
Collection
Description of Originals
  • Black and white Photograph
  • Landscape
  • image/jpeg
Subjects
For Staff