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  • Source of title proper: Nessa Leibhammer for FHYA using MAA materials

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[Source - Nessa Leibhammer for FHYA using MAA materials, 2012: Cat ID: 109504; ID NO: Z 23481]

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[Source - MAA, 2012:
Names: Necklace - MAA (01/12/1998)
Keyword: Personal Adornment
Material: Bead; Glass; Fibre
Descriptions: Letter necklace. Twisted double strand of white beads (with some others). Letter pink on top, yellow below. White ground - single vertical stripe of blue in centre, transversed by two red and one pink... - MAA (01/12/1998)
Cultural Group: ?Zulu
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Source: Unknown
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Place: Africa; Southern Africa; South Africa - MAA (01/12/1998)
Africa; Southern Africa; South Africa; ?Southern Natal - Rachel Hand (23/11/2012)
Contexts: MAA (00/00/0000)
The combination of colours with the preponderance of white beads with touches of blue and red, and the use of the 'vaseline-yellow', are more commonly attributed to groups from the Southern Natal, rather then the Zulu further north. Late 19th/early 20th Century. From notes by Nessa Leibhammer (Curator of Traditional Southern African Collections, Johannesburg Museum & Art Gallery), 21 November 2012 - Rachel Hand (23/11/2012)
Updated: 22/07/2008
Created: 01/12/1998]

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