A pair of imixhaka (sing. Umxhaka), worn singly or in numbers just above the elbow of either or both arms. Worn by amakhwenkwe (youths), abafana (young men), iintombe zabafana (girls who consort with youths) and abafazana (young women) at will and to dances, festivities. White beads wound around thick fibre core (umliza, pl. imiliza).
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