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Hat

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Nauru
Culture:
Nauru
Medium:
Fiber, feathers, coral beads, glass beads, shell beads
Dimensions:
H. 5 1/2 x W. 5 1/4 in. (14 x 13.3 cm)
Classification:
Basketry-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift of American Friends of the Israel Museum, 1983
Accession Number:
1983.545.24
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 353
Hiltrup Mission Museum, Hiltrup, Germany, by ca. 1938 until ca. 1971; Thomas Schultze-Westrum, Munich, Germany and London, ca. 1971–1981; John A. Friede, New York, 1981–1983; Martin and Faith-dorian Wright, New York, in 1983; Israel Museum, Jerusalem, through American Friends of the Israel Museum, New York, in 1983

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