A board from a hut in which girls were isolated during puberty rites.
A board from a hut in which girls were isolated during puberty rites. They were surrounded by represent- ations of their future role in life. Here the woman is giving birth while her husband, apparently dressed in European-style clothes, lies beside her. Country of Origin: Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Africa. Culture: Yaka. Date/Period: probably early 20th century. Material Size: Wood. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive / Musee Royal de l'Afrique Centrale, Tervuren, Belgium. Location: 15.
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