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Pregnancy apron worn by Ndwedwe married woman c1980s

Pregnancy apron worn by married women from Ndwedwe c1980

Apron worn by girls and married women of Southern Natal around Durban

Apron with beaded cloth edge and single beads along sides. Possibly Southern Natal or Natal around Durban areas, c1900. Such cloths were worn by both girls and married women either as breast cover or as a cape/ shoulder cover (for reference see Marriannhill Mission photographs).

Milk pail

Milk pail,  Zulu. Original collection c1930

Zulu milk pail

Zulu milkpail 

Zulu milk pail

Zulu milk pail

Headrest,wooden carved with sis individual legs

Headrest, wooden carved with six individual legs. blackened or dark wood.

Zulu headrest

Zulu Headrest double fretwork 

Headrests

Headrest wooden carved with zig-zag pattern and snuff containers. Headrest , woden carved with six legs. Headrest wooden carved with fretwork. double. backned. Possile c1890s or mid 20th century,

Headrest. carved wood with incised burnt pattern of house and hills. Belonged to elderly woman from Bathenjini clan area of Msinga c1940-50s

Headrest carved wood with incised burnt pattern of house and hills. Belonged to elderly woman from Bathenjini clan area Msinga c1940-50

Headrest

North East African headrest with a curved rest mounted on a circular base..

Ingcazi

Large blackened pot with neck.Design incised on the body where it meets the neck.

Zulu Milking Pail

A wooden milk pail with three legs, commonly known as 'Ithunga'

Outfit worn by girl in "ukuhlefulela" age set.

Outfit worn by girl in "ukuhlefulela" age-set (girl who has not reached puberty as yet) from Khuze of Highflats 1983

Outfit for Amajongosi (Junior girls) for dancing from KwaMatakana (Hela-Hela)

Outfit for Amajongosi (junior girl) for dancing from KwaMatakana (Hela-Hela)

Field and Randles, 1871 firm

Field and Randles. 1871 firm

Estcourt, 1882

Estcourt, 1882; depicting the town with scattered houses

Estcourt

Estcourt 1882

Langalibalele Rebellion, 1873

Langalibalele Rebellion, 1873 ; group of armed Basuto gudes

Langalibalele Rebellion, 1873

Langalibalele Rebellion, 1873: showing steep rocky side at Bushmans' Pass. At centre small figures of s group of the contingent of Basuto guides and colonial volunteers

Langalibalele Rebellion, 1873

Langalibalele Rebellion, 1873: camp at Bushman' Pass

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