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four men with shields
  • Chokwe peoples
  • four men with shields
  • Where object was made: Angola
  • gelatin silver print
  • Object Height/Width: 12 x 17.5 cm
  • Gift of Claude D. Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7693

The black and white image is of four men stading behind very large oblong shields with long swords with curved blades. There is a structure in the background. Three of the shields on the facing left are wavy and have points at the top and bottom. The fourth shield is oblong with a dome shaped protrusion in the center.