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Xhosa woman, South Africa / Harold E Scheub

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Africa | Xhosa woman. South Africa. 1967 - 1976 | ©Digital Library University of Wisconsin--Madison. African Studies Program. Photographer Harold E Scheub

Xhosa woman, South Africa / Harold E Scheub

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Africa | Xhosa woman. South Africa. 1967 - 1976 | ©Digital Library University of Wisconsin--Madison. African Studies Program. Photographer Harold E Scheub

Xhosa woman smoking a pipe, Transkei, South Africa

Xhosa woman smoking a pipe, Transkei, South Africa

Traditional Xhosa Wedding by Monica Dart {Tembakazi & Mateli} South African Wedding Dress, South African Weddings, African American Weddings, Xhosa Attire, African Attire, African Dress, African Clothes, African Tribes, African Women

Traditional Xhosa Wedding by Monica Dart {Tembakazi & Mateli}

Today is a VERY special day. That’s because today I finally get to share our first full traditional South African wedding (our first, but by no means our last – in fact, look out for a …

toby, when it comes to this make-up . its a creative mashup between two world . We will photograph up Cole and from a distance . so it will need to be quiet strong to translate from far African Girl, African Beauty, African Women, African Fashion, We Are The World, People Of The World, Doek Styles, South African Traditional Dresses, Xhosa Attire

UWDC Collection Browse - UW-Madison Libraries

Africa | Xhosa woman. South Africa. 1967 - 1976 | ©Digital Library University of Wisconsin--Madison. African Studies Program. Photographer Harold E Scheub

toby, when it comes to this make-up . its a creative mashup between two world . We will photograph up Cole and from a distance . so it will need to be quiet strong to translate from far African Girl, African Beauty, African Women, African Fashion, We Are The World, People Of The World, Doek Styles, South African Traditional Dresses, Xhosa Attire

UWDC Collection Browse - UW-Madison Libraries

Africa | Xhosa woman. South Africa. 1967 - 1976 | ©Digital Library University of Wisconsin--Madison. African Studies Program. Photographer Harold E Scheub

Traditional Xhosa Wedding by Monica Dart {Tembakazi & Mateli} Xhosa Attire, African Attire, Zulu Women, Traditional African Clothing, Gumtree South Africa, Africa People, Shweshwe Dresses, South African Weddings, Let's Get Married

Traditional Xhosa Wedding by Monica Dart {Tembakazi & Mateli}

Today is a VERY special day. That’s because today I finally get to share our first full traditional South African wedding (our first, but by no means our last – in fact, look out for a …

pound [xhosa sub tribe I belong too] - Black knowledge

Continental Chrome Postcard Tribal life - Colourful Xhosa women in the Transkei (South-Africa) African Wear, African Women, African Fashion, Xhosa Attire, African Tribes, Thinking Day, African Culture, People Of The World, African Beauty

Tribal life - Colourful Xhosa women in the Transkei (South-Africa)

Continental Chrome Postcard Tribal life - Colourful Xhosa women in the Transkei (South-Africa)

Pipes from the Eastern Cape were called ingawa and were smoked by both men and women. Women smoked larger pipes that were sometimes beaded - which complemented the smoker's attir

Xhosa: woman in Eastern Cape smoking pipe

Wooden Pipe Tobacco Smoking Pipe Xhosa South by BohoJunkie

Wooden PipeSmoking PipeTobaccoXhosaSouth | Etsy

This hard wood smoking pipe known as 'ingawa', with a tin lined bowl, comes from the Eastern Cape, South Africa. These pipes were smoked by both the men and women of the Xhosa tribe - usually the older generation - and were considered a status symbol. The pipes smoked by the women were longer than those smoked by the men and were sometimes decorated with beads. This item is in fine vintage condition, other than a chip in the mouth piece. This can be seen from the third photo…