Bakuba

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Date
1952
Summary
Describes the arts and crafts of the Bakuba people of the Congo and briefly describes other aspects of their culture. Indicates the probable origin of the Bakuba in northern Africa. Pictures weaving, embroidery, tattooing, and making of statuary. Shows trinkets used to decorate costumes and presents details of the most ornate costume of the hereditary king.
Publishers
Brandon Films, Inc; Indiana University. Audio-Visual Center
Genres
Ethnographic; Educational; Documentary
Subject
Kuba (African people)--Art ; Kuba (African people)--Manners and customs ; Kuba (African people)--Congo (Democratic Republic)
Collection
IU Audio-Visual Center
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 Film (0:17:25); 16mm
Notes
Gift to the IUB Libraries from Instructional Support Services. Release date taken from africine.org.
Release Date: 1952
Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003273598; Other: GR00405253; MDPI Barcode: 40000003273598

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