Xhosa Beadwork

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A010827-643: Primitive Adornment

Africa | Wedding veil from the Xhosa people of South Africa | Cloth, glass beads, buttons | 20th century

Africa | An old bridal beaded collar from the Xhosa people of South Africa | Glass beads and fiber | ca. 1970s Xhosa Attire, Beaded Jewelry, Jewellery, African Textiles, Collars For Women, Beaded Collar, Bead Weaving, African Art, Black Art

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Africa | An old bridal beaded collar from the Xhosa people of South Africa | Glass beads and fiber | ca. 1970s

 Large headbands were worn by young men of the Fingo and Xhosa groups living around East London, South Africa.

Mfengu people beadwork

Rare Mfengu (Xhosa) Knee Piece worn by young men. Made of goatskin thongs and brass washers.