Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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one of a set of two hair ornaments
  • Zulu peoples
  • one of a set of two hair ornaments, late 1800s–1965
  • Where object was made: Union of South Africa (present-day South Africa)
  • wire, beading
  • Object Diameter: 9.5 cm
    Object Diameter: 3 3/4 in
  • Gift of Anne Hart
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3292.02
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

This is one of a set of two beaded discs with a wire form with net-like beadwork.

2007.3292.02 has a white field with a band of triangles near the edge. The black triangles alternate with yellow, green, red, white and dark blue.