thefabulousmomo submitted to medievalpoc: “ Artist: Miguel Ângelo Lupi Title: Os Negros de Serpa Pinto (roughly translated, The Two Blacks of Serpa Pinto, a title attributed by the painter himself, hence the sense of sounding as.
Hunting in Africa! "The Big Five" of South Africa - Lion, Leopard, African elephant, Cape buffalo, Black rhinoceros. The phrase Big Five Game was coined by big game hunters and refers to the five most difficult animals in Africa to hunt on foot.
Sable antelope (Hippotragus niger) - photo by Martin Harvey, via Arkive; Mature females eventually become a rich chestnut-brown to dark brownish-black and fully mature males are a glossy brownish-black to pitch-black, varying with the subspecies.