King of Barsalli, 1732


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This record was last updated on 01 Feb 2017

Image Reference
2-262

Source
Thomas Astley (ed.), A New General Collection of Voyages and Travels (London, 1745-47), vol. 2, plate xxiv, facing p. 262.

Comments
Shows King Bumey Haman Seaka, mounted on horse and wielding a spear. "Barsalli," a Wolof Kingdom adjacent to Gambia river; see Astley, pp. 261-62 for description.