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women with snake
  • unknown Chokwe maker
  • women with snake
  • 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
  • 2007.7708.02

The black and white image is of a girl and two women standing behind a very large dead snake that has a swollen midsection and there is a small dead calf next to the snake as well.