South Africa | Personal ornament; glass beads, fiber, tin box (English) | ca. 1933 or earlier | Possibly made by the Xhosa (Tsolo, Eastern Cape) or (Griqualand East, KwaZulu Natal) people

Mpondomise (Xhosa) neckpiece with snuff boxes, South Africa, ca.

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

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

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Xhosa Necklace Isigcina/Amatikiti Thirteen Love Letters - Xhosa - Beadwork

Beadwork, Jewelry Country of Origin South Africa People Xhosa Materials Beads, strings, button (mother-of-pearl) Approximate Age

Xhosa necklace, called Ingqosha. South Africa. Xhosa, Mfengu, Nguni peoples.

Xhosa necklace, called Ingqosha. South Africa. Xhosa, Mfengu, Nguni peoples.

South African knitwear Laduma ngxokolo2 South African knitwear   Laduma ngxokolo

South African knitwear - Laduma ngxokolo

Inspiration for laduma ngxokolo: xhosa influenced knitwear

Africa | Pondo married woman’s beaded head ring | The Pondo are a refugee tribe who now live among the Xhosa and have adopted many of their customs. They were, however, originally from further north and retain many of their own traditions. One of these is the wearing of a beaded ring above the eyes as a symbol of marriage.

Africa | Pondo married woman’s beaded head ring | The Pondo are a refugee tribe who now live among the Xhosa and have adopted many of their customs. They were, however, originally from further north and retain many of their own traditions. One of these is the wearing of a beaded ring above the eyes as a symbol of marriage.

TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE: XHOSA PEOPLE:SOUTH AFRICA`S ANCIENT PEOPLE WITH UNIQUE TRADITIONAL AND CULTURAL HERITAGE

Children from Xhosa tribe in South Children from Xhosa tribe in South Africa (the community that blessed us with Steve Biko and Nelson Mandela)

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