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Five five. 6 6. 1 6. 2 6. three 6. four 7. 1 7. 2 7. three eight. 1 eight. 2 eight. three xviii View of town and port of Tripoli 248 Algerian embroidered shawl 250 W e d d i n g chest from Kabylia, Algeria 252 Ceramic panel from the Kallaline district 254 T h e urban of Constantine 256 Silver conical headdress from Algeria 257 a part of a highway in G h a d â m e s , Libya 259 dwelling r o o m in a home in G h a d â m e s , Libya 25g Saint-Louis, on the m o u t h oTthe River Senegal 270 T r o p h y of guns and items from Senegal 272 A W o l o f leader in his place of dwelling 280 Warriors from Waalo 282 Fulbe w o m a n of the Futa Jallon 2go T h e previous m o s q u e at Labe, Futa Jallon 2gi normal view of Timbuktu 30g A Songhay village 311 Tyi-wara antelope headdress 317 visitors imminent T i m b u ok t u 320 A m o s q u e in T i m b u ok t u 32$ Soninke statuette of a kneeling hermaphrodite 331 Mossi statuette commemorating a feminine ancestor 346 basic view of okay o n g 357 industry investors lower than a banyan tree 360 Carved ivory salt-cellar from Sherbro Island 384 Carved ivory hunting-horn from Sherbro Island 385 citadel St George at El M i n a 407 W e s t African weaving 42g A ok a n brass weights for weighing gold-dust 431 N a n a O t u o Siriboe II 432 Bronze commemorative head from Benin 437 Brass commemorative head of an oba from Benin 441 Yoruba woman statuette 443 Bronze m a s ok from Benin 444 Bronze plaque of a warrior from Benin 446 Bronze plaque of a prime from Benin 44g Hausa loin-cloth 477 Hausa gown w o r n by way of m e n 477 Façade of a Birni condo in Zinder 48s Miniature H a u s a okay u r ' a n 488 Bornoan weaver making cotton strips 501 A wall of the Mai's s u m m e r palace at G a m b a r u 506 Reception of the D e n h a m - C l a p p e r t o n venture in Borno H e a d in volcanic tuff, Uele ¡21 okay u b a royal statuette 526 Fang m a s ok jrjo 510 List of Plates 18. four 18. five 18. 6 19. 1 19. 2 19. three 19. four 19. five 19. 6 19. 7 19. eight 19. nine 19. 10 19. eleven 19. 12 19. thirteen 20. 1 20. 2 20. three 20. four 20. five 20. 6 20. 7 21. 1 21. 2 21. three 21. four 22. 1 22. 2 22. three 22. four 22. five 22. 6 23. 1 23. 2 23. three 23. four 24. 1 24. 2 24. three 24. four Ngunie-style masks from Gabon 533 ok u b a statuette in wrought iron, c. 1515 537 ok u b a anvil 538 Y o m b e pottery 549 San Salvador, the capital of okay o n g 552 Nzimbu vessel 554 ok o n g o noblemen of the dominion of Loango 556 court docket of the King of Loango, 1668 fifty six/ T h e port of Luanda within the 17th century ¡62 T h e urban of San Paulo of Luanda within the 1640s 564 Tiled panel from the Church of O u r woman of Nazareth, Luanda, 1665 565 aspect from above, displaying the top of King Antonio I 565 Tiled panel from the Church of O u r girl of Nazareth, Luanda, displaying the conflict of Mbwila 567 Ruins of the previous bishop's palace, M b a n z a okay o n g o , 1548 575 N d o n g o masks from Loango s77 L e m b a medicine-chest m a d e of bark 583 H e m b a , Zaire: monoxyloid caryatid seat sgi ok u b a , imperative Zaire: cephalomorphic ritual cup 5Q6 L u b a , southern Zaire: the knob of a ceremonial cane S97 L u b a , Zaire: ceremonial weapon §g8 L u b a , Zaire: the knob of a cane, within the type of a scarified w o m a n with a pearl necklace six hundred L u b a , Zaire: the knob of a cane, within the type of a scarified w o m a n along with her palms on her shoulders six hundred C h o ok w e , Angola and Zaire: a wood ritual mattress 60s M a s ok utilized by the N y a u mystery Society 614 T h e royal stool of leader Kanyenda of Nkhota-Kota 623 T h e continues to be of a T u m b u okay a iron-smelting kiln 63s A T u m b u ok a - m a d e iron hoe 63s Ruins within the Matendere region 643 Mutoko-type ruins 643 A n eighteenth-century engraving of Mutapa 645 Musimbira-type ruins 646 Father Conçalo da Silveira 6$o ornamental walling at Danangombe 658 Gonaqua huntsman 659 Khoi Khoi farmers threshing grain 6g2 Khoi Khoi family members herding livestock 6g6 A N a m a q u a relatives 6gg T h e fortress at Gondar, equipped by way of the Emperor Fasiladas J25 Coptic portray of the Virgin and baby, Gondar 734 Coptic portray of St George and the dragon, Gondar 73s Wall portray within the church of Dabra Bizan, Gondar 736 xix List of Plates 24.

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