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Hat

Object Number:AF1579
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bankutu
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Plant Fiber
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:373 - Other Number

Description

Dark brown tightly woven cap; 3/4 of cap is decorated with both large and small triangular pleats; front of cap in ornamented with woven diamonds and small pleats; crown of cap is found a woven spiral ending in the center; cylindrical knob protrudes 7cm in heighth from crown, woven zigzag design

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