Gompo: Nelson Mandela's Dog

Two photographs of Nelson Mandela's dog Gompo, a Rhodesian Ridgeback, taken at his home on 8115 Vilakazi Street in South Africa - the home that has since been turned into a museum as a tribute to Mandela and his role in the struggle against apartheid.

Nelson Mandela and his beloved dog Gompo (1959) in front of the house that was shot at and set on fire during his fight for equal rights.

Gompo peeking out from under the gate.