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Chieftain Gallery

Available as Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 62 pictures in our Chieftain collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Southern Africa - Zulu Chieftain with his many wives Featured Print

Southern Africa - Zulu Chieftain with his many wives

Southern Africa - Zulu Chieftain with his many wives. The practice of having several wives indicates a man's social standing, wealth and virility. The first wife will initiate the acquisition of further wives as they are a help around the house. She, along with the grandmother exerts a powerful influence in the family. Each wife has her own hut, located in order of standing. Date: circa 1930s

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Chieftain of the Roro (Bereina) people of Papua New Guinea Featured Print

Chieftain of the Roro (Bereina) people of Papua New Guinea

An incredible postcard of a Chieftain of the Roro (Bereina) people of Papua New Guinea wearing a remarkable feathered headdress and holding a traditional drum. Note the long nose piercing and long necklaces made of (rather savage-looking) claws/fangs/teeth ! Date: circa 1910s

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

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The Chief of a Guerilla Band - Moroccan Rebellion Featured Print

The Chief of a Guerilla Band - Moroccan Rebellion

The Chief of a Guerilla Band standing in the entrance to his tent during the Moroccan rebellion (uprising against Sultan Abdelhafid) in 1911. This rebellion led to the Agadir Crisis (also called the Second Moroccan Crisis or the Panthersprung) - international tension sparked by the deployment of a substantial force of French troops in the interior of Morocco in April 1911 in response to the rebellion. Date: 1911

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection