Warrior from Amhara, Ethiopia. The Oriental Album.

Traditional Africa costume. Ethiopia dress.. African Warrior dress

Warrior from Amhara, Ethiopia

Warrior from Amhara, Ethiopia.

The Oriental Album. Characters, costumes, and modes of life, in the valley of the Nile by James Augustus St. John (1801-1875).
Painting by Emile Prisse d’Avennes. Dedicated to the artist’s friend, the botanist George Lloyd. Engraved by Eugene Le Roux (1807-63). Published by James Madden, London 1851