Leg ornament

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Registration number
40329
Item name
Leg ornament 
Category
Bodywear
 
Indigenous name
None 
Maker
None  
Associated cultural group
None 
Place
Africa > South Africa
Map
Collector
Dr Coeli Geefhuysen 
Acquisition date
November 18, 2004 
Acquisition method
Donated by Dr Coeli Geefhuysen 
Raw material
None
Dimensions
H: W: 40 mm L: 1030 mm D: Circum:

Description

Seedpods threaded onto two parallel pieces of string. Seedpods are beige, and a long oval shape.

Research notes

Described by the donor as an ankle belt for Zulu warrior dances.

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