Culture & Art from Central Africa

Telesphore Mpira

Telesphore Mpira – Baptismal Font (New Life with Plants)

Malawi – Dedza District – Mua Parish   Telesphore Mpira is one of the several brothers of Thomas Mpira who have also established themselves at Kungoni Centre. This baptismal font is in a state of some disrepair. However, it is lavishly decorated with plants, which suggest the work of cultivation that is placed upon the…

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