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Object Number: AF1586
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Materials:Plant Fiber
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number371 - Other Number


Brown; tightly woven cap; 3/4 of body of cap is of woven large and small triangular pleats; front-rim is decorated with woven large diamonds and two horizontal rows of small triangular pleats; 9 1/2 cm cylindrical piece protrudes from crown, ornamented with a zigzag pattern.
Card States-Chieftain's, ceremonial


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