[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Landes, Ruth, 1908-1991
Dates:
1938 September 11
Level:
item
Size:
2 Photographic prints (black & white, 4 x 3 centimeters and 3 x 4 centimeters)
Collection ID:
NAA.1991-04
Repository:
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...