Emblème du <em>bukasandji</em>, Luba, République Démocratique du Congo | Lot | Sotheby's
3- Des missionnaires mormons. Toujours en costume-cravate + badge de l'église, que ce soit dans l'église ou à l'extérieur.
All Things Bright and Beautiful: Sister Missionary Prints. Would be cute to use for a missionary activity or lesson.
Missionary Experience: receive "mission call", badge and assigment. Door approach, language and culture (food!), relay (change companions and transfer to next station), preach my gospel lesson, write and receive letters, care packages
cute missionary outfit, love the boots
Logo 3 - Mariages et Evenements M
Dribbble - Logo 3 - Mariages et Evenements M by Simon Godbout
Luba Mboko Figure, DR Congo
Emblème du bukasandji, Luba, République Démocratique du Congo LUBA BUKASANDJI EMBLEM, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO haut. 26 cm 10 1/4 in
Stool: Openwork Base Date: 19th–20th century Geography: Democratic Republic of the Congo Culture: Democratic Republic of Congo Medium: Wood Dimensions: H. 7 3/4 x . 11 1/2 in. (19.7 x 29.2 cm) Classification: Wood-Furniture
Female Diviner's Figure Date: 19th–mid-20th century Geography: Côte d'Ivoire, central Côte d'Ivoire Culture: Baule peoples Medium: Wood, pigment, beads, iron
Collections | National Museum of African Art
Africa | Ceremonial axe from the Luba-Shankadi people of DR Congo | Wood and metal | Such axes were prestige objects not only of Luba kings and chiefs, but also high ranking officials, female mediums, members of secret societies and diviners. The were won on the shoulder to indicate the hierarchical position, or held during dances and other ceremonies related to the court.
Africa | Detail from an ancestor effigy from the Hemba people of southern Niembo, DR Congo | Wood | ca. 1972