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Landes, Ruth, 1908-1991
1938 September 11
2 Photographic prints (black & white, 4 x 3 centimeters and 3 x 4 centimeters)
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National Anthropological Archives
Offering ceremony of Sabina, Caboclo Candomblé high priestess, to Iemanjá, mãe d'agua. Photographs from anthropologist Ruth Landes' 1938-1939 field research on Afro-Brazilians and Candomblé in Brazil in the city of Bahia (now known as Salvador). Handwritten by Landes on versos: landes_photo_brazil_91-4_0170 - "1. 3 "netos" of Sabina in presen...