University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2010-10-20
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Hausa
Provenience: Senegal
Section:African
Materials:Fiber
Leather
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2010
Other NumberPOHM-1900.1.124 - Other Number
1993.X.1197 - Other Number

Description

Plaited grass fiber hat with leather applique brim and top knob decoration. Dark and light brown fiber woven in geometric striped pattern. Leather chin strap. Originally in bell-shape.


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