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 Item — Photograph: 7
Identifier: Photograph 7

  • Staff Only

Scope and Contents

Emma Bakayishongo, sister of the Murami of Ruanda.  Characteristic type of the Mututsi people--the aristocracy of Ruanda-Urundi. lcyanganga "banded"--Recto ; Ses traits et expressife, son crâne allongé, sa haute stature, font d"Emma Bakayishonga, soeur du Mwâmi (sultan) du Ruanda, un type très pur de la race Mututsi qui forme l'aristocratie du pays.  Elle porte au front le bandeau "lcyanganga", insigna des femmes de chefs. ; Photo: J. MULDERS ; Nº 28.12/5 ; Congopresse ; Reproduction libre avec ou sans mention d'origine. ; Tous droits réservés pour l'édition de cartes postales, gravures, etc... ; 7 ; RU-7--Verso


  • 1949-01

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From the Collection: 121.00 Boxes

Language of Materials



23 x 17 cm.


Repository Details

Part of the Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies Repository

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