1925 Print Medicine Man Congo Africa Spear Costume Fashion Face Paint XGB6


This is an original 1925 halftone print of a medicine man of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The caption writes, "The medicine-man advanced to the center of the circle, with a curious running shamble, a spear in either hand." Please note the dimensions of this image.


This 86+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 3 x 4 inches; 8 x 10 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: fashion, costume, village, town, scenery, landscape