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Two so'o masqueraders.



Two so'o masqueraders.

Photo by

Thomas and Pamela Blakely


Two so'o masqueraders, joined by a woman spectator, perform for a circle of residents and funeral guests gathered in the open space in the center of the village, 1987.


Blakely, Thomas and Pamela Blakely. "So'o Masks and Hemba Funerary Festival" in African Arts21, no. 1. 1987. (pg. 33)


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