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Titleholder's headgear (kalyeem)
Titleholder's headgear (kalyeem)
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Raffia, Wool, Cotton, Glass Beads, Cowrie Shells; Coiling, Bead Embroidery (couching)
Dimensions:
25.4 x 15.2 x 15.2 cm (10.5 x 6.5 x 6 in.)
Object Type:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Kuba People
Accession Number:
2008.49.24
Acquisition Date:
2008-10-23
Credit Line:

Diane and Sandy Besser Collection, Santa Fe, New Mexico

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