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The Nupe Dance.

Bamigbade Olugbenga
Last sold 0.55 ETH

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This traditional dance of the Nupe people dates back to centuries ago; a rite borne out of their penchant to dance when they achieved victories in wars.

In Africa dancing is a way of communicating and expressing ideas and emotions, as well as a way of exercising and enjoying life.

Dancing is an important part in the Nupe culture. From celebrating a victory in the battlefield to celebrating a wedding function, dance has a special place in the Nupe culture.

This is an artistic image created with a camera at Patigi, North-Central Nigeria, Patigi in Kwara state Dominated Nupe tribe.
The Nupe people are known to be, noble, peace-loving, transparent and accommodating people.
Nupe people trace their origin to Tsoede who fled the court of Idah and established a loose confederation of towns along the Niger in the 15th century.

This image was shoot with a Sony A7RIV Camera, shot at 1/13s [Shutter speed] F/20, ISO 50 at 35mm focal length on a 24-70mm Sigma lens.

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Owned by
@soby
Blockchain
Ethereum
Token ID
117708
Created with
Foundation
Token standard
ERC-721
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Bamigbade Olugbenga
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