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hunting lesson
  • Chokwe peoples
  • hunting lesson, 1981
  • Where object was made: Zaire (present-day Democratic Republic of the Congo)
  • gelatin silver print
  • Object Height/Width: 17.5 x 20 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 7/8 x 7 7/8 in
  • Gift of Reinhild Janzen
  • Not on display
  • S2007.071

Black and white image of a row of Chokwe boys on their knees leaning forward, each with a wooden rifle or club. They wear short grass skirts.