Hand Beaded African Zulu Amachunu Matron (makoti) Doll #3 16"-great Kwanzaa Gift
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Hand Beaded African Zulu Amachunu Matron (makoti) Doll #3 16"-great Kwanzaa Gift:
TRADITIONAL AMACHUNU MATRON (MOKATI) DOLL Handmade Zulu Beadwork This doll is decorated with beaded necklace, earrings and apron. Each Doll is one of a kind, individually made by Zulu Artisans. Approximately 16" tall. The Zulus are the largest tribe in Southern Africa, renowned for their artistry and craftsmanship. Zulu beading is intimately related to the culture and plays in intergral part in all traditional ceremonies. We work with several different cooperatives in South Africa which are using native crafts to help women and HIV positive individuals to be financially independent. A girl wears the tradtional zulu matron hat when she marries. A mother may give her married daughter such a doll to signifiy happiness, wealth and fertility in her new life. A great gift for yourself or someone else! No 2 are exactly alike! Women Working on Dolls in their Village. Purchase will be shipped once payment clears. New York State residents add sales tax. See our other wonderful gift items and save on shipping by making multiple purchases. Email queries welcomed. sale winner agrees to respond by email within 3 days and pay within 10. If you aren't already known for your great gifts, shop with us and earn a fabulous reputation. We work hard to find unusual, affordable and enduring gifts for our customers to order from home! You'll be amazed by the variety of very special gift items we have collected from all over the world. Thank-you for Looking. Check out our store for other wonderful Zulu and African crafts.