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Object Number:20041
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Zulu
Provenience: South Africa
Section:African
Materials:Glass
Leather
Metal
Technique:Beaded
Length: 83 cm
Width: 40 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from F. Kulka, 1897

Description

Woman's. Worn by wife of Langnana, Zulu chief. White beads with diamond-shaped designs in many colours; triple belt.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Imagine Africa with the Penn Museum (18 Sep 2011) View Objects in Exhibition
What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1953 - 31 Dec 1953) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] 1897. "Collections and Publications". Bulletin of the Free Museum of Science and Art. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania. Vol. I. no. No. 2. pg. 72-86 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 86View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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