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Mopock (Ndebele) women and children, 1949

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305O/3

Scope and Contents

204 x 151 mm. The caption continues: 'wearing heavily beaded necklaces, anklets and arm bands, which have a foundation of thick ropes of grass, with strings of beads turned round. Copper and brass rings are also worn, these denote wealth. They also wear beautifully patterned bead and string aprons. Note the striped blanket, typical, usually having about five wide stripes in very good colours. Their heads are shaven, with little tufts of hair in patterns. Near Pretoria. 1949'.


  • 1949

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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.



Finding aid date

2004-09-15 09:25:53+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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