Campbell Collections

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Wood craft

Zulu herd boy milking cow using wooden milk-pail clasped between his Nguni cattle.

Beadwork and dress

 Beadwork and dress are part of the traditional wedding

Beadwork and dress

 Beadwork and define the isithunzi of a diviner

Beadwork and dress

 Beadwork and dress are integral to ceremonial occasion

Beadwork and dress

Traditional beadwork and dress at umemulo ceremonies

Western dress

Christian dress in western style as symbolic of conversion

Walking stick

Walking stick with a carved baboon perched on the side of it.

Induku

Long stick with carved figure of a Zulu man as a handle.

Beadwork and dress

 Christian Africans dress in Western style as symbolic of Conversion

Beadwork and dress

    traditional beadwork and dresss is integral to African male initiation

Zulu Milk Pail

Wooden milk pail with three legs and commonly known as Ithunga. 

Beadwork and dress

Missionary activity means that beadwork and skin dress is worn by traditionalist or person still following African belief in the Ancestors

Shangaan Sculpture

Wooden sculpture of a Shangaan woman, draped in beadwork.It was made by Solomon Sedibane a Pedi sculpture in 1960.This sculputure is one of those exhibited in South Africa and New York, The exhibition was commissioned by the department of Bantu Education..

Beadwork and dress

 Beadwork and dress are a part of the traditional wedding.

Head rest

A simple straight headrest standing on three fluted legs and cross-bar. It was made in GreyTown and can also be used as a stool.

Western dressed children, uMsinga, 1990-91

Woman dressed in western style (see also KCB 8105)

Western dressed women, uMsinga, 1990-91

Woman dressed in traditional style, Keats Drift, uMsinga, 1990

Western dressed women, uMsinga, 1990-91

Woman dressed in western style, Keats Drift, uMsinga, 1990-1991

Woman dressed in Western style, uMsinga, Keats Drift

Woman in traditional dress and western styles, Keats Drift

Woman dressed in Western style, uMsinga, 1990

Woman dressed in western style, uMsinga, 1990

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