From: Philippine Islands | Northern Luzon

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Object Number 50-49-431
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Bontoc
Provenience Philippine Islands | Northern Luzon
Date Made Before 1916
Section Oceanian
Materials Plant Fiber | Rattan Peel | Animal Tooth | Mollusk Shell | Pigment
Technique Basketry

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 5.5 cm
Width 14.6 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Misses Elizabeth H. Metcalf and Sarah S. Metcalf, 1950
Other Number 142 - Other Number

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