Below you see will some sketched and non-sketched pictures of 19th century Somalis. The first sketch picture is a traditional Muslim cleric (Sheikh) from what was then the leading Islamic centre of Somalia: Bardera. The second picture is a potrait of a Somali ruler, Sultan Ali Hassan Nur, who oversaw a sultanate in the Luuq […]
Dec 26 2012
Jun 29 2012
A video, recorded by Italians, painting the general lifestyle and culture of the Somali people in Baardheere city of Somalia circa 1940.