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“A Play on clay; African children’s clay modeling”

“A Play on clay; African children’s clay modeling”

Headrest echo men's beloved beast. 

" 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.

" Isigqiki"

Wooden carved headrest with an hour glass shape hole in the middle. It came from the Emabomvini area in KwaZulu- Natal.

" Isigqiki"

Wooden carved heard rest on a solid block with gaps and incisions.It belonged to the Mabaso clan and passed from generation to generation.

" Isigqiki"

Wooden carved headrest with incisions on a solid block of wood. It was made in 1906 and belonged to Mr. Gamu Zondi from Umfolozi. It is known as Isigqiki in IsiZulu.

" Isigqiki"

Carved Wooden headrest made out of Quinean Tree( Umhlambamanzi). The headrest has three legs, decorated with three triangles each. It was donated by Mr.  S. Bourquin to the Campbell Collections.

Headrest

Headrest wooden carved with incised zig-zag lines with snuff containers on ends.

Headrest

Zulu headrest, isigqiki. design called plain ukhondo

Headrest

Zulu Headrest, motif of amasumpa or warts. it has a safe on homemade hings at centre

Headrest

Zulu headrest from Umsimbithi wood motif is axe-design

Headrest

Zulu headrest

Headrest

Headrest motif of amasumpa or warts

Headrest

Zulu headrest motif of incised geometric patterns and abstracted form of an aeroplane.

Headrest

Zulu headrest done as part of shool arts and crafts in the 1960's.

Headrest

Zulu headrest

Headrest

Zulu headrest

Headrest

Zulu headrest

Headrest,wooden carved with sis individual legs

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

Zulu headrest

Zulu Headrest double fretwork 

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

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