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Africa | Ndebele woman standing in front of a traditionally painted Ndebele home. South Africa | Scan of photograph by Peter Magubane on page 96 of the publication "African Heritage ~ Arts & Crafts"

Africa Ndebele woman standing in front of a traditionally painted Ndebele home. South Africa Scan of photograph by Peter Magubane on page 96 of the publication "African Heritage ~ Arts Crafts"

Scientists say they have traced the world's 6,000 modern languages — from English to Mandarin — back to a single "mother tongue," an ancestral language spoken in Africa 50,000 to 70,000 years ago. New research, published in the journal Science, suggests this single ancient language resulted in human civilization — a Diaspora — as well as advances in art and…

In Ghana, the display of gold at the Ashanti king’s jubilee in 1995 was unsurpassed in splendor. This Adioukrou Queen Mother, attending the jubilee, indicates her status by wearing gold turtle & crocodile talismans in her hair.

Africa | Goldweights from the Ashanti people of Ghana | Brass. I have a small collection of these funky little sculptures !

Africa Goldweights from the Ashanti people of Ghana Brass. I have a small collection of these funky little sculptures !

studypetals: 4.6.16+11:45am // 30/100 days of productivity // made a reference page for frames (with a different color scheme!) to use while taking notes! i switched to the purple pilot g-2 because my navy one is almost out ): zoom in for better quality! song of the day: “smiling” by harry gregson-williams

studypetals: “ // days of productivity // made a reference page for frames (with a different color scheme!) to use while taking notes! i switched to the purple pilot because my navy one is almost out ): zoom in for better.

studypetals: 3.18.16+12:24pm // 18/100 days of productivity // i was asked by the lovely @njillustrations to make more fonts, so i made another reference page for journaling/note taking. have a great friday! song of the day: “buyou” - keri hilson ft. j. cole

studypetals: // days of productivity // i was asked by the lovely to make more fonts, so i made another reference page for journaling/note taking. song of the day: “buyou” - keri hilson ft. j.