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19th century - 20th century
Glass Beads, plant material
11 in. (27.94 cm)
Bryn Mawr College
84-48 (Neufeld Collection Number)
Africa, South Africa
Clothing and Adornments; Adornments
Northern Nguni (Zulu), South African, Southern African, African
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This object has the following keywords:
- Refers to the cultures of the continent of Africa, which is bounded by the Atlantic Ocean, the Indian Ocean, and the Mediterranean Sea.
- Visual works comprising designs, patterns, or other arrangements of beads, typically stringed or attached to textile supports.
- Style and culture of the people of South Africa.
- Styles and cultures originating in the southernmost region of the African continent, comprising the modern countries of Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. The island nation of Madagascar is excluded because of its distinct language and cultural heritage.
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This object was included in the following exhibitions:
Journeys Through African Womanhood
Bryn Mawr College
, 2/14/2003 - 3/28/2003
Owner Name: Mace Neufeld and Helen Katz Neufeld, Class of 1953
Place: Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, US
Ownership End Date: 7/18/1991
Related Bibliography List
The following Related Bibliography exist for this object:
African Textiles: Color and Creativity Across a Continent
(New York, NY: Thames & Hudson, 2016),
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