meat dish (1) - Wood - zulu - South Africa

Description
meat dish (1) - Wood - zulu - South Africa
Early 20th century - Good

Among the Zulu, meat dishes were used to serve meat of goats and cattle, slaughtered ritually.
These dishes were used to thank for the protection that they guarantee to their living descendants.

These types of dishes were rare to find, as if these were protected by the village chiefs.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
meat dish
Ethnic group/ culture
zulu
Region/ country
South Africa
Material
Wood
Period
Early 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
500×470×135 mm
Weight
2750 g
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