Shaka The Zulu Detail
Shaka Ka Zulu
The lamp and base in which depicts a scene of Shaka the famous Zulu warrior and his family.
The Zulu warrior
Shake is standing on guard outside his hut.
All aspects of the village scene are authentic, based on many hours of research.
The figures and animals are made of porcelain and have been custom painted and dressed.
His wife sits outside the kraal weaving a straw basket whilst her toddler plays with a wooden painted ball.
Outside the hut
Shaka is holding a short spear (assegai) in his hand.
One of his young sons is playing on a drum, the surface of the drum is covered with a thin layer of dried deer skin.