south africa, Native Young Boy or Girl. 1940's

I adore this photo! I just really wish I knew what she was laughing at because it has to be super funny to get that kind of belly laugh….

Africa | Be it a bottle, a basket or a barrel, Xhosa women carry most goods on their heads. Eastern Cape - Transkei. South Africa

Be it a bottle, a basket or a barrel, women of the Xhosa tribe carry most goods on their heads.

Xhosa, African Dress, Traditional Weddings, Kitenge, African Prints, African Fashion, Ankara

Africa |  People.  Two Xhosa men dressed for a tribal dance.  South Africa

COLLECTIING TRIBAL BEADWORK FROM AROUND TH E WORLD

Africa | Image taken from the publication "Red Blanket Valley" by Joan Broster. Published 1967 || Red Blanket Valley is an eye-witness account of life on an isolated trading station in the Transkei, where for 14 years Joan Broster lived with her husband. Mention is made of the Amaqwathi, Baca, Basuto, Bomvana, Fingo, Gcaleka, Hlangwini, Hlubi, Pondo, Pondomise, Tembu and the Xesibe. It also offers a great introduction to the Xhosa and their beadwork.

Thembu couple and child wearing complete beadwork outfits. Image taken from the publication "Red Blanket Valley" by Joan Broster.

Designer outfit at this Traditional African Wedding - ZaraZoo Photography

Traditional African Wedding - ZaraZoo Photography

Designer outfit at this Traditional African Wedding - ZaraZoo Photography

Traditional African Wedding - ZaraZoo Photography

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Young South African men of the Xhosa tribe wear headbands called amadiliza entloko. The Magic World of the Xhosa - Aubrey Elliott - Pg 39 Young men's headbands were called amadiliza entloko.


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