Umncedo; Penis Cover

Item

Title

Umncedo; Penis Cover

Creator

Unrecorded

Description

Physical Description: Small dome shaped cap with stripes of alternating light and dark brown plant fibre covering, topped with a woven section of white string. It is worn to cover the end of the penis.

Publisher

Making African Connections

Date

Pre 1906

Type

PhysicalObject

Format

Whole: 50 mm x 45 mm

Identifier

R705/25

Source

Donated to Brighton Museum by Miss Faith Standing of 99 Edith Road, West Kensington, London in 1906.
Faith Standing
Botswana, Southern Africa, Africa
Pre 1906

Space/Place

Botswana, Southern Africa, Africa
Cultural Group: Zulu

Rights

Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International

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