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Woman's headdress
Woman's headdress
Date:
20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Beads, Feathers, Metal
Dimensions:
21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Kirdi People
Accession Number:
1999.53.4
Acquisition Date:
1999-06-10
Credit Line:

The Caroline and H. McCoy Jones Collection
Gift of Caroline McCoy-Jones

Exhibition History:

From Three Continents: Textile Acquisitions 1996-2000
Beauty, Power, and Prestige: Textiles and Costume from the Permanent Collection- New DeYoung opening, 10/05

red, yellow, whtie beads, coins sewn down front, metal tube with round fur

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