Permanent Collection

Costume for a Female Diviner (igqirakazi)

Title: Costume for a Female Diviner (igqirakazi)
Dimensions: Various dimensions
Medium: Cloth, glass beads, porcupine quills, roots, seeds, monkey skin, monkey fur, jackal fur, cow hair, goat skin, bushbuck horn, reedbuck horn, canine teeth, calabash, brass, copper, wood, and mother-of-pearl buttons
Credit Line: Purchased with funds from the State of North Carolina, by exchange
Object Number: 2000.7.1/1-155

Culture: Thembe, Xhosa; South Africa
Classification: Natural Substances
Department: African