Tag - Karamojong

Old Karamojong Necklace – Uganda

1970'. Old glass beads. The necklace is approx. cm. 25,0 in lenght (9.84"); grams 95,7 (3.38 oz.). The Karamojong are an ethnic group of agro-pastoral living mainly in the north-east of Uganda. Their language is also known as Karamojong and is part of the Nile-Saharan language group. The main livelihood activity of...

Karamojong Iron Comb – Uganda

1960'. The piece is cm. 12,0 high (4.72″). Grams 28,2 (0.99 oz.) These fine iron combs are used by Karamojong warriors. Karamojong Tribe The Karamojong or Karimojong are an ethnic group of agro-pastoral herders living mainly in the southern part of the region in the north-east of Uganda. The name Karamojong derived...