Forensic Fashion
(c) 2006-present R. Macaraeg


>Costume Studies
>>1900 Somali wadaad
Subjectwadaad tribal sheikh / warrior
Culture: Somali
Setting: British, Italian invasions, Somaliland 1880-1920
Objectgãschãn shield

* Farrow Fine Art
​> event photos

​Sofe Design *

* American Museum of Natural History > Hall of African Peoples
"Persian shield compared with one from East Africa (Somali)."
[CRITICAL THINKING QUESTION: Does the "Persian" shield here resemble known Persian shields of the time?]

* National Museum of Natural History > African Voices
"Shield and spear, 
20th century"