Category Archives: Sudan

African Nuer Woman, South Sudan.

African tribe Nuer Woman South Sudan.

Nuer Woman, South Sudan.

African Nuer Woman, South Sudan 1930s.

The Nuer, proper name Naath or Nei Ti Naath (“people”) are an African ethnic group in South Sudan and western Ethiopia, where especially in the Gambela Region. They are traditionally cattle farmers.

Gallery: The dark continent; Africa, the landscape and the people by Hugo Adolf Bernatzik

African warrior of the Nuer tribe, 1930s.

African warrior of the Nuer tribe. Africa soldier tribals, costume

Nuer warrior with tribal mark on forehead.

African warrior of the Nuer tribe, Sudan 1930s.

The Nuer are an African ethnic group in South Sudan and western Ethiopia. They are traditionally cattle farmers. Their social structure is divided into many individual descent groups, which derive their origin from the fathers line and together form a society without a central political leadership. The people of the Nuer lives mainly in the wetlands of the White Nile and its two main tributaries.

Gallery: The dark continent; Africa, the landscape and the people by Hugo Adolf Bernatzik

Sudan Red Sea, Beja warrior with shield and spear, 1895.

Africa Sudan Beja warrior costume. Traditional African clothing.

Sudan beja warrior

Sudan Red Sea, Beja warrior with shield and spear, 1895.

Titel: Guerrier Bicharis, Sudan. Auteur du Monde. Souvenirs de Voyages, Paris, 1895. Éditeur: L. Boulanger.

Arabic Bazaar in Suakin Sudan at the Red Sea 1895

Traditional Sudan Arab costumes. Dresses from Shouakim,  al-Bahr al-ahmar

Sudan Arabian Bazaar

Arabic Bazaar in Suakin or Sawakin Sudan, at the Red Sea in 1895.

Titel: Souakim. Le bazaar Arabe. Auteur du Monde. Souvenirs de Voyages, Paris, 1895. Éditeur: L. Boulanger.