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Blanket strip

Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Glass beads
Dimensions:
H x W: 124.5 x 7.7 cm (49 x 3 1/16 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Writing  Search this
Female use  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Constance Stuart Larrabee
Object number:
2000-27-29
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Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
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edanmdm:nmafa_2000-27-29

Doll

Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Glass beads, cloth, tacks, button
Dimensions:
H x W: 8.9 x 17.8 cm (3 1/2 x 7 in.)
Type:
Toy and Entertainment
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Mid-late 20th century
Topic:
Female use  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Chaim Gross
Object number:
83-12-17
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Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
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edanmdm:nmafa_83-12-17

Doll

Object Name:
pupa
Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Glass beads, fiber, plastic, tacks
Dimensions:
H x W: 21.5 x 11.8 cm (8 7/16 x 4 5/8 in.)
Type:
Toy and Entertainment
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Late 20th century
Topic:
Female use  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Chaim Gross
Object number:
83-12-26
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
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edanmdm:nmafa_83-12-26

Ceremonial blanket

Object Name:
nguba
Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Wool, glass beads
Dimensions:
H x W: 178.4 x 158.8 cm (70 1/4 x 62 1/2 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Late 20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Chaim Gross
Object number:
83-12-30
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_83-12-30

Blanket strip

Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Glass beads, plant fiber
Dimensions:
H x W: 141 x 9.4 cm (55 1/2 x 3 11/16 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Chaim Gross
Object number:
83-12-34
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_83-12-34

Ceremonial blanket

Object Name:
nguba
Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Wool, glass beads
Dimensions:
H x W: 200.7 x 162.6 cm (79 x 64 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Mid-late 20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Chaim Gross
Object number:
83-12-35
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_83-12-35

Ceremonial train

Object Name:
nyoka
Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Glass beads, wood, plant fiber
Dimensions:
H x W: 174 x 27.9 cm (68 1/2 x 11 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
Marriage  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Chaim Gross
Object number:
83-12-63
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_83-12-63

Woman's necklace

Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Glass beads
Dimensions:
H x W: 28.6 x 14.9 cm (11 1/4 x 5 7/8 in.)
Type:
Costume Accessory
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Constance Stuart Larrabee
Object number:
2000-27-19
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2000-27-19

Woman's necklace

Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Glass beads, seeds, fiber
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 32.8 x 7.8 x 1.8 cm (12 15/16 x 3 1/16 x 11/16 in.)
Type:
Costume Accessory
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Constance Stuart Larrabee
Object number:
2000-27-25
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2000-27-25

Lid

Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Plant fiber, glass beads
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8.4 x 9.8 x 9.8 cm (3 5/16 x 3 7/8 x 3 7/8 in.)
Type:
Container
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Household  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Constance Stuart Larrabee
Object number:
2000-27-27
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2000-27-27

Lid

Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Plant fiber, glass beads
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8.8 x 11.2 x 10.6 cm (3 7/16 x 4 7/16 x 4 3/16 in.)
Type:
Container
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Household  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Constance Stuart Larrabee
Object number:
2000-27-28
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2000-27-28

Doll

Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Glass beads, plant fiber
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 18.6 x 15.2 x 9.3 cm (7 5/16 x 6 x 3 11/16 in.)
Type:
Toy and Entertainment
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
Female use  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Constance Stuart Larrabee
Object number:
2000-27-5
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
African Mosaic: Selections from the Permanent Collection
On View:
NMAfA, First Level North Galleries (1130-1134)
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2000-27-5

Ceremonial train

Object Name:
nyoka
Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Glass beads
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 202.6 x 35.4 x 2.6 cm (79 3/4 x 13 15/16 x 1 in.)
Type:
Costume Accessory
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Marriage  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Constance Stuart Larrabee
Object number:
2000-27-34
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2000-27-34

Ceremonial train

Object Name:
nyoka
Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Glass beads
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 158.8 x 20.1 x 1.2 cm (62 1/2 x 7 15/16 x 1/2 in.)
Type:
Costume Accessory
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Marriage  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Constance Stuart Larrabee
Object number:
2000-27-35
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2000-27-35

Ceremonial train

Object Name:
nyoka
Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Glass beads, wood, tacks
Dimensions:
H x W: 63.5 x 16.4 cm (25 x 6 7/16 in.)
Type:
Costume Accessory
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Marriage  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Constance Stuart Larrabee
Object number:
2000-27-36
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2000-27-36

Ceremonial train

Object Name:
nyoka
Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Glass beads, plant fiber
Dimensions:
H x W: 195.6 x 22.9 cm (77 x 9 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Mid-late 20th century
Topic:
Marriage  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Chaim Gross
Object number:
83-12-12
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_83-12-12

Doll

Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Glass beads, tacks, chain, plastic, cloth, fiber
Dimensions:
H x W: 21.6 x 11.4 cm (8 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)
Type:
Toy and Entertainment
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Late 20th century
Topic:
Female use  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Chaim Gross
Object number:
83-12-27
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_83-12-27

Staff

Object Name:
amandondolo
Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, glass beads, plant fiber
Dimensions:
H x W: 53.5 x 6.3 cm (21 1/16 x 2 1/2 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
Male use  Search this
Female use  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Chaim Gross
Object number:
83-12-28
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_83-12-28

Ceremonial train

Object Name:
nyoga
Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Glass beads, plant fiber
Dimensions:
H x W: 145.1 x 19.1 cm (57 1/8 x 7 1/2 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Mid-20th century
Topic:
Marriage  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Writing  Search this
Female use  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Chaim Gross
Object number:
83-12-31
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_83-12-31

Ceremonial train

Object Name:
nyoka
Maker:
Ndebele artist  Search this
Medium:
Glass beads, plant fiber
Dimensions:
H x W: 124.5 x 18.4 cm (49 x 7 1/4 in.)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
Late 20th century
Topic:
Marriage  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Female use  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Chaim Gross
Object number:
83-12-38
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_83-12-38

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