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Girl Gone Authentic (@girlgoneauthentic) posted on Instagram • May 25, 2020 at 5:39pm UTC African Culture, African History, South Africa Wildlife, Africa Tribes, 1940s, Afro, Native Girls, Africa People, Xhosa
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Girl Gone Authentic (@girlgoneauthentic) posted on Instagram • May 25, 2020 at 5:39pm UTC

Girl Gone Authentic (@girlgoneauthentic) posted on Instagram • May 25, 2020 at 5:39pm UTC

Granier | Ancient on Instagram: “I always find it a delicate exercise to select images from the past to illustrate an ethnographic object, a ceremony or simply to try to…”

Granier | Ancient on Instagram: “I always find it a delicate exercise to select images from the past to illustrate an ethnographic object, a ceremony or simply to try to…”

Granier | Ancient on Instagram: “I always find it a delicate exercise to select images from the past to illustrate an ethnographic object, a ceremony or simply to try to…”

Girl Gone Authentic on Instagram: “It's an interesting thing to catch yourself amidst deep admiration for what used to seem mundane. When you find yourself wondering if you'd…”

Girl Gone Authentic on Instagram: “It's an interesting thing to catch yourself amidst deep admiration for what used to seem mundane. When you find yourself wondering if you'd…”

Girl Gone Authentic on Instagram: “It's an interesting thing to catch yourself amidst deep admiration for what used to seem mundane. When you find yourself wondering if you'd…”

a chief of the Gqunukhwebe tribe by Robert Jacob Gordon Tribal Chief, Xhosa, Arabian Nights, Andalusia, Zulu, African Art, Kobe, Art History, Wall Art
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Laurent Granier on Instagram: “Zulu Tribal Chief in South Africa, Anonymous drawing, 1777. 33 x 21 cm. Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. As Akveld and Jacobs note in The Colorful…”

Laurent Granier on Instagram: “Zulu Tribal Chief in South Africa, Anonymous drawing, 1777. 33 x 21 cm. Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. As Akveld and Jacobs note in The Colorful…”

Harper's Bazaar ART on Instagram: “Meet Tony Gum, who is making waves with her expressive self-portraits that break gender and racial boundaries.  1st image: Tony Gum. Xhosa…” Xhosa, Making Waves, 1 Image, Harpers Bazaar, African Art, Gender, Princess Zelda, Portraits, Meet

Harper's Bazaar ART on Instagram: “Meet Tony Gum, who is making waves with her expressive self-portraits that break gender and racial boundaries. 1st image: Tony Gum. Xhosa…”

399 Likes, 6 Comments - Harper's Bazaar ART (@harpersbazaarart) on Instagram: “Meet Tony Gum, who is making waves with her expressive self-portraits that break gender and racial…”

Xhosa women wearing their headdresses, long skirts and their leather purses

South African Culture, Customs And Practices Writ Large: Re-Morphed Cultural Renaissance Against Dysfunctional Existence

African historical and cultural identity, has been distorted through use of political economy shows its lacks, deficiencies, interests, needs, desires, passions, tastes, ideals, motives, values, etc.

Brent Stirton on Instagram: “A dignified initiate seen during his #circumcision #ceremony in the #Transkei region of Southern Africa. A time when he will learn the…” The Spectre, Xhosa, Circumcision, Something Beautiful, African Art, South Africa, Period, Medicine, Southern

Brent Stirton on Instagram: “A dignified initiate seen during his #circumcision #ceremony in the #Transkei region of Southern Africa. A time when he will learn the…”

1,239 Likes, 22 Comments - Brent Stirton (@brentstirton) on Instagram: “A dignified initiate seen during his #circumcision #ceremony in the #Transkei region of Southern…”

Xhosa Boys undergoing rite of passage from boys to men South African Tribes, Desmond Tutu, Xhosa, Guide Dog, Out Of Africa, African Culture, African Art, My Land, Photojournalism
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Brent Stirton on Instagram: “This image is from an essay on #circumcision I shot around the King’s hunting ground in the #Transkei. These young #men were from 16 to 22…”

5,397 Likes, 76 Comments - Brent Stirton (@brentstirton) on Instagram: “This image is from an essay on #circumcision I shot around the King’s hunting ground in the…”

Beadwork

Fowler Museum at UCLA on Instagram: “For today's #FridayFinds, we're focusing on a beaded collar from Southern Africa. This collars shows off the artist's skills for creating…”

Fowler Museum at UCLA on Instagram: “For today's #FridayFinds, we're focusing on a beaded collar from Southern Africa. This collars shows off the artist's skills for creating…”

Fowler Museum at UCLA on Instagram: “For today's #FridayFinds, we're focusing on a beaded collar from Southern Africa. This collars shows off the artist's skills for creating…”

This armpiece would have been part of a larger set with another matching armpiece and possibly ankle pieces as well. It has a simple clean modern art aesthetic. Xhosa, African Art, Modern Art, Larger, Ankle, Simple, Wall Plug, Storage, Contemporary Art
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A Xhosa Beaded Armpiece

This armpiece would have been part of a larger set with another matching armpiece and possibly ankle pieces as well. It has a simple clean modern art aesthetic.

British Museum on Instagram: “In 19th-century southern Africa, people wore different designs, colours and materials to communicate their power, wealth, religious beliefs…” Xhosa, British Museum, Necklace Designs, African Art, 19th Century, Southern, Colours, Africa People, Beaded Necklace

British Museum on Instagram: “In 19th-century southern Africa, people wore different designs, colours and materials to communicate their power, wealth, religious beliefs…”

12.8k Likes, 50 Comments - British Museum (@britishmuseum) on Instagram: “In 19th-century southern Africa, people wore different designs, colours and materials to…”

Xhosa Transkei l Postcard l 14 x cm. African Tribes, African Men, African History, African Beauty, Tribal Fashion, African Fashion, Zulu Women, Abstract Portrait Painting, Tribal Hair
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TRANSKEI BEAU

Back: divided. Mint Printed in South Africa

Mfengu man's anklet, usually worn in pairs. Beadwork panel attached to a goatskin backing and tied with hooks and eyes. Beadwork, Beading, Xhosa, Zulu, Bead Weaving, African Art, Anklet, South Africa, Hooks
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Mfengu man's anklet, usually worn in pairs. Beadwork panel attached to a goatskin backing and tied with hooks and eyes. Eastern Cape, South Africa, 20th Century.

Xhosa fringed beadwork collar from the Mpondomise tribe. Collar Necklace, Beaded Necklace, Beaded Bracelets, Necklaces, Bead Jewelry, Ethnic Jewelry, Jewellery, African Design, African Art

Xhosa fringed beadwork collar from the Mpondomise tribe. South Africa, 1930's. British Museum Collection

African ritual clothing, Xhosa people, Thembu subgroup, South Africa Costume for a Female Diviner and Costume for a Deviner's Acolyte, before 1966 African Fashion Traditional, African Traditional Wedding, African Inspired Fashion, Traditional Dresses, African Life, African Culture, African Wear, Pancake Lens, Xhosa
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Olympus PEN E-P2 and Zuiko 25mm Pancake Lens - Triumph

Steve Brantley Photography, featuring a photographic emphasis on Asian travel to Japan and China, Civil War battle reenactments, flower close ups, motorcycles and scenic landscapes in North Carolina, the Canadian Rockies and the American West.

Young man in full beadwork dress., possibly from the Ngqika tribe. Image included in the publication "African Elegance" by Alice Mertens & Joan Broster. Published by Purnell in

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Young man in full beadwork dress., possibly from the Ngqika tribe. Image included in the publication "African Elegance" by Alice Mertens & Joan Broster. Published by Purnell in 1973. || Focus on the Transkei Xhosa-speaking groups, the Gcaleka, Tembu, Pondo, Bomvana, Mpondomise, Bhaca, Xesibe and Fingo.

Personal ornament/necklace made of fibre, beads (glass). Necklace Types, Beaded Necklace, Necklaces, Xhosa, African Trade Beads, British Museum, Love Letters, African Art, Corsets
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personal ornament; necklace | British Museum

Personal ornament/necklace made of fibre, beads (glass).

) made of fibre, beads (glass). Xhosa, British Museum, African Art, Glass Beads, Beaded Bracelets, Personalized Items, Ornaments, Detail, Jewelry
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personal ornament; armlet (?) | British Museum

Personal ornament (armlet?) made of fibre, beads (glass).

 Very early Collection British Museum. Xhosa, Beadwork, Beading, Beaded Anklets, African Jewelry, British Museum, African Art, Seed Beads, South Africa
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anklet | British Museum

Anklet made of glass beads.

Personal ornament made of leather, beads (glass). Xhosa, How To Make Ornaments, British Museum, African Art, Glass Beads, Detail, Leather, Jewelry, Crystal Beads
African ArtGlass Beads

personal ornament | British Museum

Personal ornament made of leather, beads (glass).

) made of leather, beads (glass? Xhosa, How To Make Ornaments, British Museum, African Art, Glass Beads, Detail, Bracelets, Leather, Jewelry
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strap; head-ornament (?) | British Museum

Strap, head-ornament (?) made of leather, beads (glass?).

Apron made of glass beads, with leather backing, of 'swallowtail' form.

apron | British Museum

Woman's pubic-cover 'inkciyo' made of glass beads, with leather backing, of 'swallowtail' form.

Apron made of glass beads with leather backing, of double 'swallowtail' form, and a metal girdle. Xhosa, Double S, British Museum, African Art, Glass Beads, Apron, Detail, Leather, Women
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apron | British Museum

Woman's pubic-cover 'inkciyo' made of glass beads with leather backing, of double 'swallowtail' form, and a metal girdle.

Woman's beaded hide apron, of 'swallowtail' form. Xhosa, British Museum, African Art, Apron, Detail, Collection, Women, Fashion, Moda
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apron | British Museum

Woman's pubic-cover 'inkciyo' of beaded hide of 'swallowtail' form.

Apron made of glass beads on leather backing, of 'swallowtail' form. Xhosa, British Museum, African Art, Glass Beads, Apron, Detail, Leather, Collection, Crystal Beads
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pubic-cover (known as 'inkciyo') | British Museum

Pubic-cover made of glass beads on leather backing, of 'swallowtail' form.

Woman's anklet made of beads (glass), skin (? Leather Thread, Xhosa, Glass Skin, British Museum, African Art, Anklet, Glass Beads, Fiber, Detail
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anklet | British Museum

Woman's anklet made of beads (glass), skin (?), leather, thread (fibre).

) made of beads. Xhosa, British Museum, African Art, Arrow Necklace, Ornament, Belt, Detail, Jewelry, Belts
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waist-ornament; belt | British Museum

Waistlet, belt (?) made of beads.

Collar made of beads (glass), thread (fibre), leather. Dolphin Teeth, Xhosa, Mexican Skulls, British Museum, African Art, Bones, Glass Beads, Beaded Necklace, Detail
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collar | British Museum

Collar made of beads (glass), thread (fibre), leather.

) or armlet made of beads (glass), leather, sinew. Xhosa, British Museum, African Art, Glass Beads, Band, Detail, Leather, Crystal Beads, Sash
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head-band; armlet | British Museum

Head-band(?) or armlet made of beads (glass), leather, sinew.

Head ornament made of glass beads. Xhosa, How To Make Ornaments, British Museum, African Art, Glass Beads, Delicate, Detail, Bracelets, Jewelry
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head-ornament | British Museum

Head ornament made of glass beads.

Personal ornament made of fibre, beads (glass). Necklace Types, Beaded Necklace, Necklaces, Xhosa, African Trade Beads, How To Make Ornaments, British Museum, Love Letters, African Art
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personal ornament | British Museum

Personal ornament made of fibre, beads (glass).

Elaborate head-ornament of coloured glass beads threaded onto vegetable fibre string. Made by Xhosa (? Crochet Necklace, Beaded Necklace, Xhosa, British Museum, African Art, Colored Glass, Glass Beads, Ornaments, Detail
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head-ornament | British Museum

Elaborate head-ornament of coloured glass beads threaded onto vegetable fibre string.

Apron made of glass beads. Xhosa, British Museum, African Art, Tassel Necklace, Glass Beads, Tassels, Apron, Detail, Jewelry
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apron | British Museum

Apron made of glass beads.

 Made by Xhosa, Sotho or Fingu (Mfengu) l Acquired: South Africa l Materials vegetal (?)glass term l Technique beadwork l DimensionsHeight: centimetresWidth: centimetresDepth: centimetres. Necklace Types, Beaded Necklace, Necklaces, Xhosa, African Trade Beads, British Museum, Love Letters, African Art, Corsets
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necklet | British Museum

Child's beaded necklet.

Necklet made of beads. Necklace Types, Beaded Necklace, Necklaces, Provinces Of South Africa, Xhosa, African Trade Beads, British Museum, Love Letters, African Art
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necklet | British Museum

Necklet made of beads.

Old Xhosa collar. Bead Jewelry, Tribal Jewelry, Jewelry Accessories, Necklace Types, Beaded Necklace, Xhosa, African Trade Beads, Museum Collection, British Museum
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necklace | British Museum

Necklace made of glass beads.

Necklace made of glass beads. Turquoise Necklace, Beaded Necklace, Xhosa, British Museum, African Art, Glass Beads, Detail, Gallery, Red

necklace | British Museum

Necklace made of glass beads.

Necklace made of beads. Xhosa, British Museum, African Art, Beads, Detail, Jewelry, Beading, Jewlery, Bijoux
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necklace | British Museum

Necklace made of beads.

Full: Front A necklace of beads and pumpkin seeds. © The Trustees of the British Museum Necklace Types, Beaded Necklace, Necklaces, Xhosa, African Trade Beads, British Museum, Love Letters, African Art, Glass Beads
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necklace | British Museum

A necklace of beads and pumpkin seeds.

Beaded necklace. Xhosa, Beaded Necklace, Beaded Bracelets, British Museum, African Art, Detail, Jewelry, Beaded Collar, Jewlery
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necklace | British Museum

Beaded necklace.

Child's beaded necklace. Necklace Types, Beaded Necklace, Necklaces, Xhosa, African Trade Beads, British Museum, Love Letters, African Art, Corsets
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necklet | British Museum

Child's beaded necklace.

Beaded necklace. Necklace Types, Beaded Necklace, Necklaces, Xhosa, African Trade Beads, British Museum, Love Letters, African Art, Corsets
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necklace | British Museum

Beaded necklace.

Pipes

Dori Rootenberg on Instagram: “From our archives: Pipe, Thembu, South Africa, Circa 1870. Carved as a female figure carrying a water vessel on her head, this pipe belongs…” Xhosa, Dory, African Art, Carry On, South Africa, Archive, Carving, Female, Water
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Dori Rootenberg on Instagram: “From our archives: Pipe, Thembu, South Africa, Circa 1870. Carved as a female figure carrying a water vessel on her head, this pipe belongs…”

Dori Rootenberg on Instagram: “From our archives: Pipe, Thembu, South Africa, Circa 1870. Carved as a female figure carrying a water vessel on her head, this pipe belongs…”

andrea gillarduzzi on Instagram: “A 19th century wooden Xhosa pipe in the shape of a horse. Wood, metal inlaid.  #zulutresures #prestige #antique #zulu #zulumasterpiece…” Xhosa, Zulu, African Art, 19th Century, Horses, Shapes, Antiques, Metal, Wood

andrea gillarduzzi on Instagram: “A 19th century wooden Xhosa pipe in the shape of a horse. Wood, metal inlaid. #zulutresures #prestige #antique #zulu #zulumasterpiece…”

andrea gillarduzzi on Instagram: “A 19th century wooden Xhosa pipe in the shape of a horse. Wood, metal inlaid. #zulutresures #prestige #antique #zulu #zulumasterpiece…”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Xhosa pipes, South Africa .circa 1900. #tobacco #smoking #zulu #pipesmoking” Xhosa, Tobacco Smoking, Zulu, African Art, Pipes, South Africa, Collection, Instagram, Zulu Language
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Collection Privée on Instagram: “Xhosa pipes, South Africa .circa 1900. #tobacco #smoking #zulu #pipesmoking”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Xhosa pipes, South Africa .circa 1900. #tobacco #smoking #zulu #pipesmoking”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Xhosa pipes. Short stem type. Circa 1900.” Xhosa, African Art, Pipes, Hair Accessories, Instagram, Collection, Pipes And Bongs, Africa Art, Hair Accessory
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Collection Privée on Instagram: “Xhosa pipes. Short stem type. Circa 1900.”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Xhosa pipes. Short stem type. Circa 1900.”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Smoking pipe.Thembu people . 19th century. Carved wood with metal inlay. #smoking #zulu #african” Xhosa, Zulu, African Art, 19th Century, Door Handles, Carving, Smoke, Carved Wood, Metal

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Smoking pipe.Thembu people . 19th century. Carved wood with metal inlay. #smoking #zulu #african”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Smoking pipe.Thembu people . 19th century. Carved wood with metal inlay. #smoking #zulu #african”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Wooden smoking pipe.Thembu / Xhosa people. South Africa. late 19th century. #zulu #tribalart#equine#horse #tobaccopipe” Zulu, Xhosa, Smoking, African Art, South Africa, 19th Century, People, Carving, Collection
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Collection Privée on Instagram: “Wooden smoking pipe.Thembu / Xhosa people. South Africa. late 19th century. #zulu #tribalart#equine#horse #tobaccopipe”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Wooden smoking pipe.Thembu / Xhosa people. South Africa. late 19th century. #zulu #tribalart#equine#horse #tobaccopipe”

Xhosa Pipe with lead inlay Xhosa Eastern Cape Province (Transkei) South Africa century x 5 cm Materials: wood and lead Technique: carved and inlaid Snuff Tobacco, Xhosa, African Art, South Africa, 19th Century, Cape, Carving, Wood, Mantle
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A Xhosa Pipe

The bowl of this elegantly formed pipe mimics a clay beer pot. The grid of exceptionally fine lead inlay encircles the bowl, emphasizing its bulbous shape.

Pipe with figural bowl - Xhosa, South Africa - or early century Xhosa, Tribal Art, African Art, Art Blog, Carving, South Africa, Kunst, Wood Carvings, Sculpting
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New Acquisitions at Jacaranda Tribal

Our gorgeous assemblage of new acquisitions for February 2012 includes a fine Akan terracotta head; a delicately carved Grebo mask; a pair o...

) made of leather, beads (glass). Xhosa, British Museum, African Art, Glass Beads, Beaded Bracelets, Ornaments, Detail, Antiques, Beadwork
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personal ornament; armlet (?) | British Museum

Personal ornament (armlet?) made of leather, beads (glass).

Carved wooden smoking pipe with long beaded stem. African Tribes, African Art, Xhosa Attire, Wooden Smoking Pipes, British Museum, Carving, Smoke, Personalized Items, Wood Carvings
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smoking-pipe | British Museum

Carved wooden smoking pipe with long beaded stem.

Adornment

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Necklace Wood, with twisted gut suspension cord. Xhosa, Mfengu people. Southeastern Africa. Date Circa 1900.  The necklace previously…” Xhosa, African Art, Cord, Mirror, People, Collection, Instagram, Cable, Mirrors
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Collection Privée on Instagram: “Necklace Wood, with twisted gut suspension cord. Xhosa, Mfengu people. Southeastern Africa. Date Circa 1900. The necklace previously…”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Necklace Wood, with twisted gut suspension cord. Xhosa, Mfengu people. Southeastern Africa. Date Circa 1900. The necklace previously…”

andrea gillarduzzi on Instagram: “A 19th century prestige Xhosa women dogteeth  necklace. Glass beads, teeth and hide string.  #zulutresures #prestige #antique #zulu…” Xhosa, Zulu, The Prestige, African Art, Tassel Necklace, 19th Century, Teeth, Glass Beads, Antiques

andrea gillarduzzi on Instagram: “A 19th century prestige Xhosa women dogteeth necklace. Glass beads, teeth and hide string. #zulutresures #prestige #antique #zulu…”

andrea gillarduzzi on Instagram: “A 19th century prestige Xhosa women dogteeth necklace. Glass beads, teeth and hide string. #zulutresures #prestige #antique #zulu…”

Snuff bottles

Beaded calabash gourd used as a snuff or potions container. African Style, African Art, African Fashion, Beadwork, Beading, Calabash Gourd, African Pottery, Xhosa, African Masks
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Beaded calabash gourd used as a snuff or potions container. Xhosa, South Africa, 1930's.

Snuff-bottle made of gourd, beads. Ethnic nameMade by Xhosa (? African Design, African Art, Bottle Images, Xhosa, Museum Shop, Small Bottles, British Museum, Bead Weaving, Gourds

snuff-bottle | British Museum

Snuff-bottle made of gourd, beads.

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Dori Rootenberg on Instagram: “From our archives: Pipe, Thembu, South Africa, Circa 1870. Carved as a female figure carrying a water vessel on her head, this pipe belongs…” Xhosa, Dory, African Art, Carry On, South Africa, Archive, Carving, Female, Water
African ArtArchive

Dori Rootenberg on Instagram: “From our archives: Pipe, Thembu, South Africa, Circa 1870. Carved as a female figure carrying a water vessel on her head, this pipe belongs…”

Dori Rootenberg on Instagram: “From our archives: Pipe, Thembu, South Africa, Circa 1870. Carved as a female figure carrying a water vessel on her head, this pipe belongs…”

Fowler Museum at UCLA on Instagram: “For today's #FridayFinds, we're focusing on a beaded collar from Southern Africa. This collars shows off the artist's skills for creating…”

Fowler Museum at UCLA on Instagram: “For today's #FridayFinds, we're focusing on a beaded collar from Southern Africa. This collars shows off the artist's skills for creating…”

Fowler Museum at UCLA on Instagram: “For today's #FridayFinds, we're focusing on a beaded collar from Southern Africa. This collars shows off the artist's skills for creating…”

Girl Gone Authentic (@girlgoneauthentic) posted on Instagram • May 25, 2020 at 5:39pm UTC African Culture, African History, South Africa Wildlife, Africa Tribes, 1940s, Afro, Native Girls, Africa People, Xhosa
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Girl Gone Authentic (@girlgoneauthentic) posted on Instagram • May 25, 2020 at 5:39pm UTC

Girl Gone Authentic (@girlgoneauthentic) posted on Instagram • May 25, 2020 at 5:39pm UTC

Granier | Ancient on Instagram: “I always find it a delicate exercise to select images from the past to illustrate an ethnographic object, a ceremony or simply to try to…”

Granier | Ancient on Instagram: “I always find it a delicate exercise to select images from the past to illustrate an ethnographic object, a ceremony or simply to try to…”

Granier | Ancient on Instagram: “I always find it a delicate exercise to select images from the past to illustrate an ethnographic object, a ceremony or simply to try to…”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Necklace Wood, with twisted gut suspension cord. Xhosa, Mfengu people. Southeastern Africa. Date Circa 1900.  The necklace previously…” Xhosa, African Art, Cord, Mirror, People, Collection, Instagram, Cable, Mirrors
African ArtCordCableMirrors

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Necklace Wood, with twisted gut suspension cord. Xhosa, Mfengu people. Southeastern Africa. Date Circa 1900. The necklace previously…”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Necklace Wood, with twisted gut suspension cord. Xhosa, Mfengu people. Southeastern Africa. Date Circa 1900. The necklace previously…”

This armpiece would have been part of a larger set with another matching armpiece and possibly ankle pieces as well. It has a simple clean modern art aesthetic. Xhosa, African Art, Modern Art, Larger, Ankle, Simple, Wall Plug, Storage, Contemporary Art
African ArtLargerAnkleWall Plug

A Xhosa Beaded Armpiece

This armpiece would have been part of a larger set with another matching armpiece and possibly ankle pieces as well. It has a simple clean modern art aesthetic.

andrea gillarduzzi on Instagram: “A 19th century prestige Xhosa women dogteeth  necklace. Glass beads, teeth and hide string.  #zulutresures #prestige #antique #zulu…” Xhosa, Zulu, The Prestige, African Art, Tassel Necklace, 19th Century, Teeth, Glass Beads, Antiques

andrea gillarduzzi on Instagram: “A 19th century prestige Xhosa women dogteeth necklace. Glass beads, teeth and hide string. #zulutresures #prestige #antique #zulu…”

andrea gillarduzzi on Instagram: “A 19th century prestige Xhosa women dogteeth necklace. Glass beads, teeth and hide string. #zulutresures #prestige #antique #zulu…”

andrea gillarduzzi on Instagram: “A 19th century wooden Xhosa pipe in the shape of a horse. Wood, metal inlaid.  #zulutresures #prestige #antique #zulu #zulumasterpiece…” Xhosa, Zulu, African Art, 19th Century, Horses, Shapes, Antiques, Metal, Wood

andrea gillarduzzi on Instagram: “A 19th century wooden Xhosa pipe in the shape of a horse. Wood, metal inlaid. #zulutresures #prestige #antique #zulu #zulumasterpiece…”

andrea gillarduzzi on Instagram: “A 19th century wooden Xhosa pipe in the shape of a horse. Wood, metal inlaid. #zulutresures #prestige #antique #zulu #zulumasterpiece…”

Girl Gone Authentic on Instagram: “It's an interesting thing to catch yourself amidst deep admiration for what used to seem mundane. When you find yourself wondering if you'd…”

Girl Gone Authentic on Instagram: “It's an interesting thing to catch yourself amidst deep admiration for what used to seem mundane. When you find yourself wondering if you'd…”

Girl Gone Authentic on Instagram: “It's an interesting thing to catch yourself amidst deep admiration for what used to seem mundane. When you find yourself wondering if you'd…”

a chief of the Gqunukhwebe tribe by Robert Jacob Gordon Tribal Chief, Xhosa, Arabian Nights, Andalusia, Zulu, African Art, Kobe, Art History, Wall Art
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Laurent Granier on Instagram: “Zulu Tribal Chief in South Africa, Anonymous drawing, 1777. 33 x 21 cm. Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. As Akveld and Jacobs note in The Colorful…”

Laurent Granier on Instagram: “Zulu Tribal Chief in South Africa, Anonymous drawing, 1777. 33 x 21 cm. Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. As Akveld and Jacobs note in The Colorful…”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Xhosa pipes, South Africa .circa 1900. #tobacco #smoking #zulu #pipesmoking” Xhosa, Tobacco Smoking, Zulu, African Art, Pipes, South Africa, Collection, Instagram, Zulu Language
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Collection Privée on Instagram: “Xhosa pipes, South Africa .circa 1900. #tobacco #smoking #zulu #pipesmoking”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Xhosa pipes, South Africa .circa 1900. #tobacco #smoking #zulu #pipesmoking”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Xhosa pipes. Short stem type. Circa 1900.” Xhosa, African Art, Pipes, Hair Accessories, Instagram, Collection, Pipes And Bongs, Africa Art, Hair Accessory
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Collection Privée on Instagram: “Xhosa pipes. Short stem type. Circa 1900.”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Xhosa pipes. Short stem type. Circa 1900.”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Smoking pipe.Thembu people . 19th century. Carved wood with metal inlay. #smoking #zulu #african” Xhosa, Zulu, African Art, 19th Century, Door Handles, Carving, Smoke, Carved Wood, Metal

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Smoking pipe.Thembu people . 19th century. Carved wood with metal inlay. #smoking #zulu #african”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Smoking pipe.Thembu people . 19th century. Carved wood with metal inlay. #smoking #zulu #african”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Wooden smoking pipe.Thembu / Xhosa people. South Africa. late 19th century. #zulu #tribalart#equine#horse #tobaccopipe” Zulu, Xhosa, Smoking, African Art, South Africa, 19th Century, People, Carving, Collection
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Collection Privée on Instagram: “Wooden smoking pipe.Thembu / Xhosa people. South Africa. late 19th century. #zulu #tribalart#equine#horse #tobaccopipe”

Collection Privée on Instagram: “Wooden smoking pipe.Thembu / Xhosa people. South Africa. late 19th century. #zulu #tribalart#equine#horse #tobaccopipe”

Harper's Bazaar ART on Instagram: “Meet Tony Gum, who is making waves with her expressive self-portraits that break gender and racial boundaries.  1st image: Tony Gum. Xhosa…” Xhosa, Making Waves, 1 Image, Harpers Bazaar, African Art, Gender, Princess Zelda, Portraits, Meet

Harper's Bazaar ART on Instagram: “Meet Tony Gum, who is making waves with her expressive self-portraits that break gender and racial boundaries. 1st image: Tony Gum. Xhosa…”

399 Likes, 6 Comments - Harper's Bazaar ART (@harpersbazaarart) on Instagram: “Meet Tony Gum, who is making waves with her expressive self-portraits that break gender and racial…”