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Photography of Homer L. Shantz

Two Embu natives

Contributor: 
The University of Arizona Herbarium
Creator: 
Homer Leroy Shantz
Description: 
Two Embu natives. Red mud (ocher) and grease in hair and hair wrapped in banana leaf. (Women here wear half banana leaf for skirt, a few beads as decoration.) [Shantz travel journal, May 3, 1920]
Format: 
image/jpeg
Language: 
English
Title: 
azu_shantz_19200503_38332_m
Created: 
1920-05-03
City: 
Embu
City Then: 
Embu
Continent: 
Africa
Country: 
Kenya
Country Then: 
Kenya
Is this item in the public domain?: 
No