Eastern Cape

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Sea Point

Sea Point the main road 

Post office

Post office, Town Hall and  Magistrates office 

kloof street

Kloof street CapeTown

Umtata

Umtata convent of the holy cross

Costume headdress

Headdress married woman

Beadwork shoulder band

 Body band beadwork worn by Mfengu girl of marriageable age

Bead wook Necklace

Beadwork collar worn by Mfengu married woman 

Bag Tobacco

Bag woolen cloth decorated with peri buttons and beads

Beadwork apron

Apron beadwork worn by Mfengu girl of marriageable age

Costume Apron
Baskerty

 Basket with lid

Xhosa Wooden spoon

A wooden spoon made out of light wood with x markings on the 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

Burggesdorp
Group of girls with wool-embroidery

Group of girls with wool-embroidery. Shawbury Training School, 8.4.1960

Group of girls with wool-embroidery

Group of girls with wool-embroidery. Shawbury Training School. 8.9.1960

Examples of raw wool, mohair and spun yarn

Examples of raw wool, mohair and spun yarn. Transkei Umtata (perhaps Shawbury?) 4.4.1960

Wool embroidery. Shawbury Training School, 8.4.1960

Wool embroidery. Shawbury Training School, 8.4.1960

Wool woven floor-mat by Princess Mantsha

Wool woven floor-mat by Princess Mantsha of Emgwabi L.P. III (Xhosa)

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