siucJones Archive

Index to photographs from the Nkporo Igbo region
All photographs by G. I. Jones

Copyright to these photographs belong to the G. I. Jones estate and is managed by the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology at University of Cambridge. Reproduction for publication is prohibited without the prior written permission of the copyright holder.

Anyone wishing to obtain rights to use any of these images in a publication or museum exhibit should direct inquiries to the Senior Assistant Curator at
cumaa@hermes.cam.ac.uk
This archive was produced by John C. McCall with the cooperation of Ursula Jones.

I
t was created as part of a project funded by grants from The English Speaking Union and Southern Illinois University.

Production facilities were generously provided by the African Studies Centre, University of Cambridge.



Nkporo Igbo


A group of masks, Boys initiation, Obohia


Two masks, Boys initiation, Obohia

Two masks, Boys initiation, Obohia

A group of masks, Boys initiation, Obohia

A group of masks, Boys initiation, Obohia

Mask, Boys initiation, Obohia

Mask, Caricatures an old woman catching crayfish and putting them into a gourd container, Boys initiation, Obohia


Mask, Boys initiation, Obohia

Dancing masker, Boys initiation, Obohia

Dancing masker, Boys initiation, Obohia

Nwanyi Oma [beautiful woman], Boys initiation, Elugu

Two Nwanyi Oma [beautiful women] with an attendant, Boys initiation, Elugu


Ogu Mask, Boys initiation, Elugu

Masquerade band, Boys initiation, Elugu

Masquerade band, Boys initiation, Elugu

Ofogu mask, Boys initiation, Etiti Ama


Two Ofogu masks, Boys initiation, Etiti Ama

Ogbo (Clown) mask, Boys initiation, Etiti Ama

Ogbo (Clown) mask and masquerade band, Boys initiation, Etiti Ama


Two Ogwu Aba (singers), Boys initiation, Etiti Ama

Nwanyi Oma (Beautiful Woman), Boys initiation, Etiti Ama


Nwanyi Oma (Beautiful Woman), Boys initiation, Etiti Ama

Ogwu Mask, Boys initiation, Etiti Ama

Okpa masquerade, the band, Boys initiation, Etiti Ama

Ofogu mask, Boys initiation, Etiti Ama


Calabash mask, Boys initiation

Group leading masks, Boys initiation

Initiation mask, Boys initiation

Dancing initiation masks, Boys initiation

Dancing initiation masks, Boys initiation

Dancing intiation mask, Boys initiation


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