Soldiers on the March, Senegal, 1850s

Description

Caption: Une armée Bambara en marche, shows a group of Bambara/Bamana foot soldiers, led by three horse-mounted officers who are followed by two musicians; shown are arms, musical instruments,clothing styles, and the horse's gear.

Source

Anne Raffenel, Nouveau voyage dans le pays des negres, suivi d'études sur la colonie du Sénégal . . . (Paris, 1856), vol. 1, facing p. 444.

Language

French

Rights

Image is in the public domain. Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International.

Identifier

Raffenel5

Spatial Coverage

Africa--Western Savanna

Citation

"Soldiers on the March, Senegal, 1850s", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed October 16, 2021, http://slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1605
Caption: Une armée Bambara en marche, shows a group of Bambara/Bamana foot soldiers, led by three horse-mounted officers who are followed by two musicians; shown are arms, musical instruments,clothing styles, and the horse's gear.
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