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

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

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blck/white outfit is a traditional outfit worn by married Xhosa women of the Eastern Cape, South Africa. The other one is a modernised version!

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.

Xhosa woman of marriageable age. Image included in the publication "African Elegance" by Alice Mertens & Joan Broster. Published by Purnell in

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Africa |  Adolescents from Pondoland in Transkei. Their faces are painted white and they are swathed in blankets as part of puberty rights. | © United Nations Photo

Adolescents from Pondoland in Transkei, South Africa. Their faces are painted white and they are swathed in blankets as part of puberty rights.

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