Maasai warriors of Kapte

A sketch of the Maasai by Joseph Thomson

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Title:

Maasai warriors of Kapte

 

Date:

1885

 
 

Origin:

Joseph Thomson

 
 

Information:

This sketch was made by Joseph Thomson who travelled through Maasai lands in the 1880s. It shows the Maasai warriors of Kapte. Joseph called the Maasai a terror to all their neighbours because they were so fierce!