Zulu Chief, brother of Cetewayo

Unknownabout 1860–1880

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Portrait of a Zulu chief, holding a fur covered shield in front of him. The chief is shirtless and has a disk shaped object on his head.


  • Title: Zulu Chief, brother of Cetewayo
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: about 1860–1880
  • Location Created: South Africa
  • Physical Dimensions: 19 × 14.5 cm (7 1/2 × 5 11/16 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XP.237.12
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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