Pinterest • Ένας κατάλογος ιδεών από όλο τον κόσμο
Africa | Classical form shield from the Zulu shield from South Africa | Cowhide | ca. 1947

Africa | Classical form shield from the Zulu shield from South Africa | Cowhide | ca. 1947

Actual photo of The Great King Shaka Zulu

Actual photo of The Great King Shaka Zulu

#Zulu weaver Nomkhosi Nkosi lives in the farmlands of Zululand, South Africa. She regularly sends #BasketsOfAfrica her beautiful Ukhamba baskets with traditional patterns and geometric designs. Many of her baskets feature asymmetrical designs, so the patterns are different on every side. Her creations are warm and elegant and beautiful.

#Zulu weaver Nomkhosi Nkosi lives in the farmlands of Zululand, South Africa. She regularly sends #BasketsOfAfrica her beautiful Ukhamba baskets with traditional patterns and geometric designs. Many of her baskets feature asymmetrical designs, so the patterns are different on every side. Her creations are warm and elegant and beautiful.

This picture is from the Shaka Zulu series...Shaka Zulu supposedly introduced cowhide shields, which were much stronger than the iron or wood shields used previously.

16 Things That Made Shaka Zulu A Military Genius

This picture is from the Shaka Zulu series...Shaka Zulu supposedly introduced cowhide shields, which were much stronger than the iron or wood shields used previously.

Africa | Zulu woman.  South Africa || Vintage postcard; dated 1937.

Africa | Zulu woman. South Africa || Vintage postcard; dated 1937.

Zulu #beadwork via Kleinz Flickr -  I hope to one day do beadwork like this (or somewhere in the remote area of this).

Zulu #beadwork via Kleinz Flickr - I hope to one day do beadwork like this (or somewhere in the remote area of this).

beautiful zulu traditional dresses - Google Search

beautiful zulu traditional dresses - Google Search

Zulu dancers, South Africa - Jim Zuckerman Photography

Zulu dancers, South Africa - Jim Zuckerman Photography

Africa | A Zulu {Ricksaw puller} wears an elaborate headdress, South Africa. | © Charles & Josette Lenars/Corbis

Africa | A Zulu {Ricksaw puller} wears an elaborate headdress, South Africa. | © Charles & Josette Lenars/Corbis

South Africa | Set of early Zulu beadwork items | ca. 1930s or early | 650£

South Africa | Set of early Zulu beadwork items | ca. 1930s or early | 650£

Zulu Warrior, South Africa.

Zulu Warrior, South Africa.

afrikani:  Zulu ear discs, worn into the 1970s. Collected by African Image, Cape Town.

afrikani: Zulu ear discs, worn into the 1970s. Collected by African Image, Cape Town.

Zulu Warrior                                                       …

Zulu Warrior …

Zulu (South Africa) Tell me that Jehovah God didn't create variety and beauty and uniqueness in humans, as well as plants, animals, stars, flowers, and everything in this marvelous universe.

Zulu (South Africa) Tell me that Jehovah God didn't create variety and beauty and uniqueness in humans, as well as plants, animals, stars, flowers, and everything in this marvelous universe.

Well. All races survive. And I wrote that.

Well. All races survive. And I wrote that.

A collection of Zulu stabbing spears, one of which is (Right) is expected to sell for £900

Zulu tribal shield used at the Battle of Isandlwana to fetch £800

A collection of Zulu stabbing spears, one of which is (Right) is expected to sell for £900