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Prestige Cap: Female (Mpaan)

Date:
ca. 1950
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Sankuru River region
Culture:
Kuba peoples
Medium:
Beads, cowrie shells, fiber backing
Dimensions:
H. 10 1/2 x Circum. 24 in. (26.7 x 61 cm)
Classification:
Beads-Costumes
Credit Line:
Gift of Tatiana Sochurek, 2003
Accession Number:
2003.139.1
Not on view
Collected by Howard Sochurek (National Geographic), Democratic Republic of the Congo, early 1950s; Tatiana Sochurek, Ocean Ridge, FL, until 2003

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