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Zulu married women, 1930 - 1950

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305O/39

Scope and Contents

202 x 151 mm. The caption continues: 'Two of Chief Masakeni's wives, wearing heavily beaded headdresses, necklaces, fine black cloth garments and girdles - suitable dress to visit the towns where the body must be covered, by law. The bracelet is modern, leather studded with buttons'.


  • Creation: 1930 - 1950

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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.



Finding aid date

2004-09-16 09:20:49+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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