Your search for: ngontang returned 1 results

Ñgontang ('Young White Woman' Helmet Mask)


The name ñgontang comes from a contraction of ñgon ntañga, meaning “the daughter of the white man" (also called nlo-ngontang, a contraction of nlo ngon ntanga, meaning "the face of the daughter of the white man"). The masks were used in the...