African King of Bussa. Kingdom of Oyo, Western Sudan. Roi de Boussa.
Loki and Sigyn. Northern Mythology.
Augusta in Court AUGUSTA Smithers, upon whose back has been tattooed Mr. Meeson ‘s will, is obliged to display it in court.
Balaustion Balaustion’s adventure by Robert Browning. F. H. Lungren, Artist.
Africa. Girl from Timbuktu. Historical clothing. Jeune fille de Timbouctou (Afrique).
Bornu empire. Sudan Africa. Girl from Kano. Historical clothing.
Jeune fille de Kano. Africa Sudan, girl from Kano.
Algeria. Regular infantryman Abdel-Kader, 19th c.
Algeria. Maidservant slave in Algiers. Historical clothing.
The members of historical infantry units called themselves Zuaven. The name goes back to the Kabyl tribe of the Zuauas in the Zuaua district (Zuavia) in the Algerian province of Constantine, who already provided mercenary troops at the time of the Ottoman Empire who were famous for their bravery.