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1953 by @lovefola Photo: J. Quazi King http://quazimottoonwax.com Instagram = @Quazimottoonwx

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West African royalty; note the symbols adorning the headdress, similar to that of Hathor, as well the African Ankh apparent on the staff.

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The leader of Uganda's Baganda tribe, King Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi, and his wife Queen Sylvier Nagginda at their wedding at a Cathedral near Kampala, Uganda, on August 27, 1999.

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Queen Nzinga Mbande, (1583-1663) was a warrior queen of the Nzinga and Matamba and one of the greatest female African rulers who fought valiantly to keep her country's citizens from becoming victims of the slave trade.

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Empress Menen Asfaw (Baptismal name Wolete Giyorgis 3 April 1891 – 15 February 1962) was the wife and consort of Emperor Haile Selassie I of Ethiopia.

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Africa | Last queen of Rwanda, Rosalie Gicanda, married King Mutara Rudahigwa (Mutara II) in 1942. Mutara was a Tutsi tribesman | Photographer and date of this photo unknown.

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Africa | Queen Nenzima of the Mangbetu people of Congo. || From the Secret Museum of Mankind Volume 2. Published 1935

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King Duke IX of Old Calabar, 1895. I wonder if that is the Queen Duchess standing next to him, or the washer woman?

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