'Baby and Ohumba'
Portrait of a baby next to its mother's Ohumba. The most iconic piece of jewellery for a married Himba woman is a necklace called ‘ohumba'. Made of metal beads that support a shell, it is a symbol of fertility, and passed down from one generation to the next.
Portrait photographed 11 September, 2015. South Africa.
'Baby and Ohumba' photo print by Shannon Wild, National Geographic photographer and filmmaker.
Printed using archival inks and fine art paper.
Prints are unframed and shipped rolled.
AVAILABLE IN 3 SIZES AND EDITIONS:
12” x 8” FINE ART PRINT
24” x 16” FINE ART PRINT (Edition of 100)
43” x 27” LIMITED EDITION PRINT* (5 ONLY, signed + certificate of authenticity. Price increases as editions sell)
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* Measurements refers to paper size which includes approx. 1” white border for framing on the 24” x 16” and a 2" border on our 43” x 27” editions. Frames and sizing for display purposed only.