Hat (1) - Cotton - Msingha - zulu - South Africa

Description
Hat (1) - Cotton - Msingha - zulu - South Africa
2nd half 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Marriage gift of the husband to his wife
This hat is made of cotton fibres.
Rubbed with ochre.
Was worn after the marriage by the woman.
This type of hat belonged to people of lower status.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Hat
Indigenous object name
Msingha
Ethnic group/ culture
zulu
Region/ country
South Africa
Material
Cotton
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
23×23×12 cm
Weight
1585 g
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