U.S. Relations With Zambia - United States Department of State
More information about Zambia is available on the Zambia Page and from other Department of State publications and other sources listed at the end of this fact sheet. U.S.-ZAMBIA RELATIONS The United States established diplomatic relations with Zambia in 1964, following its independence from the United Kingdom. Zambia saw single-party rule from independence until 1973, when it …
A Luvale Mwana Pwevo ("young woman") mask performing during con-'irmatory ceremonies honoring Luvale Paramount Chief Ndungu. Zambia, 1997. Photo Manuel Jordan. A fiber-and-resin mask representing a more immature young woman, Chiwigi, is visible at right. The masks share the positive influences of the ancestral spirits with the community and show contrasting or comparable social and moral values.
Source: CONGO - ITINERAIRE D'UNE PASSION - Photographies du Docteur Emile MULLER 1923 - 1938Ensemble de musiciens Tshokwe jouant de la sanza sur calebasse. Pour info voir aussi Arts Premiers - Primitive Art Primitif
Field photo from a 1920's post card featuring a Lwena Pwevo/Pwo performer holding a flywhisk and hand rattle made from a tin can. The mask dances with the women who clap and sing to musically accompany the performer. Photo from Baltimore Museum of Art From "CHOKWE! - Art and Initiation Among Chokwe and Related Peoples". Relates to Female (Pwo) mask. Chokwe peoples (Democratic Republic of the Congo). Late 19th to early 20th century C.E. Wood, fiber, pigment, and metal.