African tribe Ovambo women, Ondonga S.W. Africa. The Bantu society Ovambo is the most numerous population group of Namibia and is also in the immediately adjacent extreme south of Angola’s… Read More
Sara girl (Sara-Madjingaye). Ethnic group in southern Chad and Central African Republic. Gallery: The dark continent; Africa, the landscape and the people by Hugo Adolf Bernatzik
Ashanti warriors. Ghana. Tribal hairstyle 1897.
Girl of the African tribe of Kanembu from Lake Tchad 1930s.
Skull deformation. Wife of a Mangbetu Chief, Belgian Congo 1925.
Ethiopia Senegambia. Zulu, Peul.
Masai warrior in 1907. With spear, shield and lion headdress.
Traditional Musgu woman from Tschad Photogravure portrait of a traditional Musgu woman with Labret Piercing. The disc stretches the upper lip. Photography by Jaspar von Oertzen in 1930. Musgum, Mulwi… Read More
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.… Read More
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.