Secret Museum of Mankind, Emu Man . EMU MAN PERFORMS THE 'TOTEM'. With a head-dress representing the sacred totem of his group, this man is working magic that is to make emus abundant for the hunters of his tribe.
Dogon Mask, Africa : "This 'elephant-mask' with its long hood nose and large ears and decorated with multicoloured beads, is characteristic of the Bamileke secret society in West Cameroon, to whom it is unique.
atomic-flash: “ Masked dancers in front of the men’s longhouse at Tovei village, Urama Island, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea. June Photographer: Frank Hurley (via the Australian Museum) Hurley’s photos and film of the dancers are the only.
Dying life of the tribe: Spectacular pictures by British photographer capture… The Mursi are a nomadic tribe of herdsmen living in the lower Omo Valley, situated in Africa’s Great Rift Valley in south-west Ethiopia, not far from the Kenyan border.
Wearing mask and masquerade costume covered with fluffy or furry material, appliqued panels at front. Mask has long horns and sharp teeth. Small group of adult men accompanying masquerade. Man at right playing a small gong.