Collection of about 140 examples of beadwork personal ornaments and other objects from the Xhosa near Tsolo, South Africa.
- Acquired in:
- Presented by:
- Frank Cornner through The Art Fund
The collection includes beadwork necklaces and neck rings, tobacco pouches, waistbands, bead fringes for blankets and beaded flasks. There are also a few other objects such as snuff-bottles, spoons, fly-whisks, dolls and charms included in the collection.