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Asante mother with child at naming ceremony

 
Asante mother with child at naming ceremony
4 0 c m
 
30cm
actual image size: 22cm x 29cm

Description

An Ashanti mother at her childs' Ntetea rite [naming ceremony], smeared with white clay

Due to the nature of these images, prints will reproduce any signs of age, wear or damage that occurred before they were archived by the Pitt Rivers Museum.

Image Details

Accession Number
 
1998.312.452.1
Country
 
Ghana
Cultural Group
 
Akan Asante
Photographer
 
Robert Sutherland Rattray
Date
 
1921 - 1932

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