ZULU ISICHOLO HAT – BLUE
Zulu is a nation of the Nguni speaking people in KwaZulu Natal province in South Africa.
The Zulu hat worn by Zulu women once married to signify her married status.
The hat is called Isicholo, was made in the 20th century in Kwazulu Natal.
The framework of the Zulu hat is made of palm fibre and grass woven together using old age basket weaving techniques. The frame is then covered in fabric and an inner lining is added.