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Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
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1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "Mainly carvings purchased in Freetown, Sierra Leone from the Sierra Leonean art dealer, Jeremiah Cole. Attributions of where they came from in Sierra Lleone is unreliable so that I do not list that here. Most of the figures are probably either Temne or Limba, though some are possible Mende." [Ottenberg field research notes, L...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
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Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "Mainly carvings purchased in Freetown, Sierra Leone from the Sierra Leonean art dealer, Jeremiah Cole. Attributions of where they came from in Sierra Lleone is unreliable so that I do not list that here. Most of the figures are probably either Temne or Limba, though some are possible Mende." [Ottenberg field research notes, L...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "At Kadanso Village. Second funeral [memorial] of Pa Hono, famous chief of Kadanso. Many chiefs and people come from various Bafodea villages and Fadagu Chiefdom Limba villages south of Bafodea, as Kadanso Village is in southern Bafodea country. New chief of Kadanso in his portable hammock." [Ottenberg field research notes, Li...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "At Bafodea Town. "Washed" girls returning from a stream at the end of their initiation. Elaborately dress and undress, they dance and bow in deference to female elders. In a row, they appear very much controlled, in contrast to the individualistic and wilde body movements of the dances that they do at the pre-initiation rite....

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "At Bafodea Town. "Washed" girls returning from a stream at the end of their initiation. Elaborately dress and undress, they dance and bow in deference to female elders. In a row, they appear very much controlled, in contrast to the individualistic and wilde body movements of the dances that they do at the pre-initiation rite....

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "Mainly carvings purchased in Freetown, Sierra Leone from the Sierra Leonean art dealer, Jeremiah Cole. Attributions of where they came from in Sierra Lleone is unreliable so that I do not list that here. Most of the figures are probably either Temne or Limba, though some are possible Mende." [Ottenberg field research notes, L...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "Girls' initiation at Siemamaya Village. Musicians moving from in front of one home to another. They go through much of the village in time, getting presents "dashes" everywhere. Particularly making sure to stop and play in front of the wealthier citizens of the town." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photogra...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "Mainly carvings purchased in Freetown, Sierra Leone from the Sierra Leonean art dealer, Jeremiah Cole. Attributions of where they came from in Sierra Lleone is unreliable so that I do not list that here. Most of the figures are probably either Temne or Limba, though some are possible Mende." [Ottenberg field research notes, L...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "The senior man from my part of town, father of one of my field assistants, Paul Hamidu Mansaray. His name is Pa Salaifu Mansaray. Left to right Mami Daba, Mami Cuto, Salifu, Mami Kalako, and granddaughter, Mami Kati. First three Mami are wives of his (he has had up to twenty)." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides an...

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1978-1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.

Original title reads, "At Bafodea Town. Statue, the upper half, of a married woman made by Salkifu Mansaray of Bafodea Town." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].

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