Africa | Portrait of Lydia Mengwelune (1886 to 1966). Portrait taken in…
Africa | Nasara, one of the wives of Akenge with typical fan-shaped style of the Zande, Democratic Republic Congo. | ©Photo: Herbert Lang Expedition, 1909 - 1915.
From Congo, a Mangbetu woman with a fine coiffe
Africa | Fulani woman. Niger || Vintage postcard; collection G. Labitte. Date 1955
Africa | Fulani girl with traditional hairstyle. Senegal | Scanned postcard.
King MUTARA RUDAHIGWA and Queen Rosalie GICANDA
West Africa | Collection of vintage postcards and photographic prints of the lovely hairstyles worn by the Fula (Fulani/Fulbe) women of Guinea
Queen Dowager Rosalie Gicanda of Rwanda. She was kidnapped and murdered in 1994, near the beginning of the Rwandan Genocide.
Last queen of Rwanda, Rosalie Gicanda, married King Mutara Rudahigwa (Mutara II) in 1942.