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Woman’s Hat (Isicholo)

A work made of grass fiber, fat, ochre, metal, and pigment.

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  • A work made of grass fiber, fat, ochre, metal, and pigment.

Date:

20th century

Artist:

Zulu
South Africa
Eastern and Southern Africa

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Arts of Africa

Culture

Northern Nguni

Title

Woman’s Hat (Isicholo)

Origin

South Africa

Date

1901–1999

Medium

Grass fiber, fat, ochre, metal, and pigment

Dimensions

27.9 × 40.6 cm (11 × 16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Donald Young and Shirley Weese Young

Reference Number

2015.299

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