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High status hat
High status hat
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Plain Weave, Looping, Embroidery, Cotton
Dimensions:
21.6 x 15.7 cm (8 1/2 x 6 3/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Accession Number:
2000.118.12
Acquisition Date:
2000-10-12
Credit Line:

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

plain weave foundation with two types of applied padded forms, one of looping , the other with embroidered plain weave, head opening rimmed with band of looping

Headgear, headware

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