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Bearded Belt

Multi colored bearded belt with words 'Ninga naki abantu, bayizoni ezweni. Bheka mina'.  It is part of the bearded collection of male costumes of the 1980's in Ndwedwe KwaZulu- Natal.

Bearded Belt

Colorful bearded belt with words " Ngeke usithathe isiphiwo somuntu aphiwa sona' . This is part of the male costume collection of the 1980's from Ndwedwe in KwaZulu-Natal.

" Umhlekimi"

Bearded necklace in mixed colors on a white bearded patch with words 'Umhlekimi' from the Nkandla area in KwaZulu- Natal.

" Ohe Zoni"

Bearded necklace in white, green, blue and blue with words ' Ohe Zoni'. It came from Emabomvini in KwaZulu- Natal.

" Imbhenge"

Grass woven and bearded beer pot lid, with white, orange, yellow, red and black beards from KwaNongoma area in KwaZulu- Natal.

' Isibhamba"

Bearded belt in white, black and red beards with a triangle design. It came from KwaNongoma area in KwaZulu- Natal.

" Isithebe"

Wooden carved meat plate in a different design. The plate is divided into two plates but joined together by wood with square plates on the sides for putting salt. It came from  KwaNongoma area in KwaZulu- Natal.

" Ithunga"

Wooden carved milking pail with protruding incisions on the sides to mantain balance. It is known as ithunga in IsiZulu and it's from the Nkandla area inKwaZulu- Natal.

" Ukhezo"

Long wooden spoon with incisions in the middle and tip of the handle, It came from Nkandla in KwaZulu-Natal.

" Ukhezo"

 Long wooden carved spoon, with incisions along the handle. It came from the Nkandla area in KwaZulu-Natal.

" Isibhaxela"

Black skirt with white beards, for an engaged to be married girl from Richmond/ Bhaca area in KwaZulu- Natal.

"Abantu Yizoni"

Bearded necklace in white, green and red colors with words 'Abantu Yizoni'. It came from KwaMaphumulo area in KwaZulu- Natal.

Basket Set

 Colorful basket set of a married woman made out of different material: beards and grass. It came from the Tabane or Xinxewane area.

"Izenzo zakho ziqeda uthando"

Bearded long necklace in black and white with words ' Izenzo zakho ziqeda uthando'.  This necklace was given to a husband by his wife from Kranzkop in KwaZulu- Natal.


Bearded necklace in green and white, with words ' Ungajahi'. It came from Emachunwinini/ Msinga area in KwaZulu- Natal.

' Isibhamba"

Coiled bearded belt in white, green and blue beards. It is worn by married women from the Maphumulo area in KwaZulu- Natal.

"Lavi Wami"

Bearded necklace in white, red and green with words " Lavi Wami". The necklace is part of a whole outfit of a married woman from  the Mandeni area in KwaZulu-Natal.


Large wooden carved spoon with blackened triangle incisions on the handle. It is known as Ukhezo in IsiZulu.

" Zulu Wooden Spoon"

Wooden carved spoon, blackened on the edges and a hut design on the tip.

" Isigqiki"

Wooden carved headrest on a thick block of wood with incisions of trees and a hut. It came from Ebathenjini area in KwaZulu- Natal.


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