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Africa | Amapasi beaded necklace from the Xhosa people of South Africa | Beads, buttons and fiber | ca. 1960s.

Africa | Beaded anklet from the Xhosa people of South Africa | ca. 1870 - 1930 | Skin, glass beads and plant fiber.

Africa | Wedding veil from the Xhosa people of South Africa | Cloth, glass beads, buttons | 20th century

Africa | Beaded apron "Inkciyo" from the Xhosa/Thembu people of the eastern Cape region of South Africa | Glass beads, cotton thread and mother of pearl buttons | 20th century

South Africa | Necklace " Isigcina/Amatikiti" with 4 "love letters" from the Xhosa people of the eastern Cape region. | Glass beads, string and mother of pearl button | ca. 1960s/70s | 99$

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.

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

South Africa | Necklace from the Nguni (Thembu, Xhosa) people. | Glass beads, cotton and wool