Maasai Woman with Jewellery

Maasai woman with necklaces and arm bands

This photo (by Steinhoff?) was taken at the time of the German occupation of East Africa as Deutsch Ostafrika (1885-1918).

Credit: photo taken from the Frankfurt University Photographic Archive (image reference 005-1111-02).


Traditional Music & Cultures of Kenya
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