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Margaret Grisz-Dow
Margaret Grisz-Dow • 2 years ago

Minganji masqueraders from the Pende peoples near Gungu, Democratic Republic of Congo, 1970. | Photo courtesy of Eliot, Elisofon and The National Museum of African Art, Washington, D.C.

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