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South Africa | Necklace from the Xhosa people of the eastern Cape region | Glass bead, string and buttons | ca. 1960s/70s | 90$
Africa | An 'Amapasi' necklace from the Xhosa people of South Africa | Beads and buttons | ca. 1960s/70s | The tag attached to these small panels similar to the Zulu neck ornament "lover letter" indicates that these beadworks are from the Xhosa of Egunsi clan. It is possible that these beadworks were used as neck ornament or jewelry for Xhosa young men.
South Africa | Necklace " Isigcina/Amatikiti" with 9 "love letters" from the Xhosa people of the eastern Cape region. | Glass beads, string and mother of pearl button | ca. 1960s/70s | 95$
Africa | Collar/necklace from the Xhosa people of South Africa | Glass beads, metal, fiber
South Africa | Necklace; costume element of a young uninitiated man | Cotton, leather, wool, glass beads | Nguni / Thembu / Xhosa people
South Africa | Beaded panel ~ impondweni ~ from the Zulu people | Glass beads and cotton.
South Africa | Beaded panel necklace ~ isibebe ~ from the Zulu people | Glass beads and cotton | 20th century