Southern Africa, Venda musical group and dancers. Small group of adult females playing drums in foreground. Large group of adult female dancers standing in line at rear, each holding arms of female in front. Females wearing loin-cloths and personal-ornaments. Adult male standing at right, wearing animal-hides around lower body, holding two animal-hide shields. Rural savanna setting. Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- 1880-1960 (?)
- Made in: Africa (south)
- Length: 9.4 centimetres
- Width: 15.2 centimetres
Inscription Content"127 Bavenda Dombo dancers" [manuscript on back].
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Object reference number: EPF7271
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