Gold Coast Men and Women, 17th cent.

Source

P.E.H. Hair, Adam Jones, and Robin Law, eds., Barbot on Guinea: The Writings of Jean Barbot on West Africa 1678-1712 (London: The Hakluyt Society, 1992), vol. 2, fig. 44; see vol. 1, p. cxv for details.

Description

Shows hairstyles, facial decorations, jewelry. The original drawing is from the 1679 manuscript, located in the British Library (Robin Law, pers. comm.).

Date Created

1679

Language

English

Rights

Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International

Identifier

barbotheads
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