From: Zaire | Kasai District | Belgian Congo

Curatorial Section: African

Object Number AF1586
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Bankutu
Provenience Zaire | Kasai District | Belgian Congo
Section African
Materials Plant Fiber

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

Height 22 cm
Outside Diameter 16 cm
Credit Line Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number 371 - Other Number

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