From the Archives: Songye Nkishi

Songye_Eliot Elisofen

Songye power figure, protector of the village, Nsapo region, Congo (Democratic Republic).
Photograph by Eliot Elisofon, 1947.
EEPA EENG 00380
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives
National Museum of African Art
Smithsonian Institution

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