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Chokwe men harvesting termites
  • unknown Chokwe maker
  • Chokwe men harvesting termites
  • Where object was made: Angola
  • gelatin silver print
  • Object Height/Width: 12.5 x 17.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 4 15/16 x 6 7/8 in
  • Gift of Claude D. Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7701.02

The black and white image is of a group of people clustered around a large termite mound. Many of the men have shovels or axes. There are structures in the background.

.01 is mounted on thin cardboard with the caption "Digging ant eggs for a tasty Dinner."