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Object Number:
50-49-431
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Bontoc
Provenience:
Philippine Islands
Northern Luzon
Date Made:
Before 1916
Early Date:
1900
Late Date:
1916
Section:
Oceanian
Materials:
Plant Fiber
Rattan Peel
Animal Tooth
Mollusk Shell
Pigment
Technique:
Basketry
Description:
Round, flat basketry hat decorated with four strips of red rattan peel, two pairs of animal teeth, and three shell discs. Worn on the back of the head by bachelors.
Height:
5.5cm
Width:
14.6cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from Misses Metcalf
Other Number:
142   -   Other Number

Bibliography:

[Article] Linker, Ruth. 1961. Philippine Hats. Expedition. 4 (1): pp. 30-36. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 32
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