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Apron

Object Number:75-9-5
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Zulu
Provenience: South Africa
Section:African
Materials:Glass
Fiber
Length: 15 cm
Width: 9 cm
Outside Diameter:19 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Ernst Anspach, 1975

Description

Main colors red, white, blue and black. Collar- inner ring black, 2 blue, 1 white, 1 large red, 5 rows of beads. All together. Bib mainly white background. Each side 2 rows blue and 1 black; top, 1 row black. Bottom double set of 2 rows of red; in background of white 6 arrow heads aiming down at top; 4 aiming down at bottom. At bottom center an everted red Vee. At each side of Vee, 3 blue arrows aiming down. Attached together by 1" 2.5 cm of yellow beads.

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