Medje (inhabited place)
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
The caption below the photograph continues: 'A man has just been buried, and his wives and relatives are wailing on the grave. (Taken close to Medje.)'.
The caption below the photograph continues: 'He is the Sultani of Medje, and paramount Chief of the Mangbetu'.
The typed below the photograph reads: 'These two girls obviously had some connection with the deceased, and were waiting about round the grave with painted faces, and hang dog expressions'.
The caption below the photograph reads: 'Sometimes the women wear heavy long grass skirts when they are working on the land. (Taken between Mogo and Medje.)'.