Some aspects of the material culture of the Shona people

Field crops and vegetables – Fungi – Indigenous fruits – Crafts and skills – Stone – Wood – Indigenous medicine – Clay – Bamboos, reeds, grasses and fibres – Metals – Practical uses – Musical instruments – Single string instruments – Drums – Chief’s drum.

Title: Some aspects of the material culture of the Shona people
Author: Berlyn, Philippa
Year: 1964
Periodical: Nada: The Southern Rhodesia Native Affairs Department Annual
Volume: 9
Issue: 5
Pages: 68-73
Language: English
Geographic term: Zimbabwe
Subject: Shona
Abstract: Field crops and vegetables – Fungi – Indigenous fruits – Crafts and skills – Stone – Wood – Indigenous medicine – Clay – Bamboos, reeds, grasses and fibres – Metals – Practical uses – Musical instruments – Single string instruments – Drums – Chief’s drum.