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Shilluk Collection

Background imageShilluk Collection: Shilluk Girl bearing extensive traditional scarfication

Shilluk Girl bearing extensive traditional scarfication
A Shilluk Girl bearing extensive traditional facial scarfication and wearing thick wood-block earrings - Upper Nile, Sudan, Africa. Date: circa 1910s

Background imageShilluk Collection: Sudan, Africa - Shilluk Mother and her four daughters

Sudan, Africa - Shilluk Mother and her four daughters. Date: circa 1920s

Background imageShilluk Collection: Chief of the Shilluk Tribe - Southern Sudan

Chief of the Shilluk Tribe - Southern Sudan
circa 1910s

Background imageShilluk Collection: Three Shilluk Warriors of the Upper Nile, Sudan

Three Shilluk Warriors of the Upper Nile, Sudan, Africa - bearing traditional weapons and displaying feather-topped topknots (one bearing the full head of what appears to be a crane) Date: circa 1910s

Background imageShilluk Collection: People of the Upper Nile - Sudan

People of the Upper Nile - Sudan. Date: circa 1910s

Background imageShilluk Collection: Elephant Hunting, Upper Nile, Sudan, Africa

Elephant Hunting, Upper Nile, Sudan, Africa
Local Tribesmen Elephant hunting, Upper Nile, Sudan, Africa Date: circa 1909

Background imageShilluk Collection: Shilluk man, South Sudan, East Central Africa

Shilluk man, South Sudan, East Central Africa
Shilluk man in an elaborate headdress with beads, shells and feathers, South Sudan (then part of the British Empire), East Central Africa. Date: 1922

Background imageShilluk Collection: Shilluk warriors, South Sudan

Shilluk warriors, South Sudan
Two Shilluk (Chollo) warriors, near the River Nile, South Sudan. Shilluks are typically tall and slim. Date: 1936

Background imageShilluk Collection: Shilluk Man of the Upper Nile (Malakal, South Sudan)

Shilluk Man of the Upper Nile (Malakal, South Sudan) - note the distinctive headdress. Date: circa 1925

Background imageShilluk Collection: A Shilluk Warrior - Upper Nile, Sudan, Africa

A Shilluk Warrior - Upper Nile, Sudan, Africa Date: circa 1920s

Background imageShilluk Collection: Shilluk warrior, South Sudan

Shilluk warrior, South Sudan
A Shilluk (Chollo) warrior in an ornate headdress, near the River Nile, South Sudan. Shilluks are typically tall and slim, and wear a variety of ornaments. Date: 1936

Background imageShilluk Collection: Three Shilluk Warriors of the Upper Nile, Sudan, Africa

Three Shilluk Warriors of the Upper Nile, Sudan, Africa - bearing traditional weapons and displaying feather-topped topknots (one bearing the full head of what appears to be a crane) Date: circa 1910s

Background imageShilluk Collection: The Shilluk Tribe - Sudan, Africa

The Shilluk Tribe - Sudan, Africa
The Shilluk (who now prefer to be known as Chollo), are a major Nilotic ethnic group of Southern Sudan, living on both banks of the river Nile, in the vicinity of the city of Malakal

Background imageShilluk Collection: Sudan - A Shilluk man outside his house

Sudan - A Shilluk man outside his house Date: circa 1910s

Background imageShilluk Collection: Sudan - Africa - Shilluk Hippo Hunters at Hillet Abbas

Sudan - Africa - Shilluk Hippo Hunters at Hillet Abbas
Shilluk Hippo Hunters at Hillet Abbas, Al Wusta, Sudan, Africa. The Shilluk (who now prefer to be known as Chollo), are a major Nilotic ethnic group of Southern Sudan

Background imageShilluk Collection: Shilluk Tribesmen

Shilluk Tribesmen
Three Shilluk Tribesmen standing in front of the framework for a round house. Date: circa 1910s


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