Milk Pail "Ithunga" - Zulu - South Africa (4974) - Sold
The Ithunga is a tall narrow vessel which
was used by the Zulu as a milking pail.
The lugs on the side are for carrying,
and for gripping with the thighs when
squatting down to milk the cow.The pail
was hollowed out by making a series of
holes with a red-hot poker.
19"H x 6.75" Diameter