A Fulani woman displays her bridal wealth in the form of large gold earrings called kwottenai kanye and amber beads adorning her hair. She receives the jewelry on the death of her mother or at the time of marriage as a dowry from her husband.


  • Title: Fulani Bride
  • Creator: Carol Beckwith & Angela Fisher
  • Date: 1994
  • Location: Malil
  • Copyright: copyright Carol Beckwith & Angela Fisher

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