Africa | Necklace from the Maasi or Samburu peoples of Kenya | Glass beads, wire and fiber | ca. 1970s.
White Zulu Necklace - Medium
traditional beaded Zulu necklace handmade in South Africa. www.the2bandits.com
Kenya | Cuff bracelets from the Maasai people | Wire, plastic, glass beads | 2nd half 20th century || Prices 120 - 150€ each
South Africa | Necklace with pouch from the Nguni (Thembu, Xhosa) people. Element of the costume worn by young uninitiated men | Leather, textile, glass beads and wool
Africa | A beaded bracelet from the Masai people in Kenya | ca. 1970s
Africa | A rare and beautiful Zulu "lion's claw" necklace with black & white Venetian beads. | Glass beads, bone and string | Late 19th to early 20th century | As lions became less prevalent, necklaces such as these utilized animal bone to replicate leopard or lion claws. Most extant necklaces generally utilize red beads. This item on offer is the only all black & white example we are aware of.
Africa | A Maasai or Samburu woman's necklace. Kenya or Tanzania | Glass beads, fiber | ca. 1970