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0001 Handwritten note concluded “Chaka's Mark written by him” followed by a signature in a separate hand.

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Plate 2 Autograph of Shaka

Tracing of a faint pencilled note (now in the Cape Archives), date “Port Natal Sept. 10th 1882” and addressed by Lt. Farewell to Major Dundas, Landdrost of Albany, and sent over by the hand of John Cane. It was received 11th Oct. 1882. It reads: “King Chaka of the Zooloes send to King George for presents of Elephans teeth and want in returns Cows tails Medicine Large dogs Macassar Oil etc.” and on the reverse: [“]Chaka's Mark written by him .....”