Bope Mabinshe, King of the Bakuba tribe, sitting on throne dressed in heavily embroideried tribal costume.


  • Date: 1947-02
  • Location: Belgian Congo
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W TRANSMISSION
  • Subject Keywords: Bakuba Royal Family, Bope Mabinshe, Belgian Congo, Special Collections, Icp Donation, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Eliot Elisofon
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_674439
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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