Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Bondo Initiate in White Kaolin at Bitema in Nongowa Chiefdom - 1969

In the center is a young Bondo initiate covered in a white clay during one of the stages of her initiation. To her right is the Bondo Masquerade which was known locally as the Bondo Devil.
Location: Bitema Nongowa - Kenema District - Eastern Province
Date: c. 1969
photo © by Chad Finer

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