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Prestige Cap (Misango Mapende)

Date:
ca. 1950
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Culture:
Pende peoples
Medium:
Beads, cowrie shells, fiber backing
Dimensions:
H. 6 1/4 x W. 12 1/4 x D. 11 1/2 x Diam. 7 1/2 in. (15.9 x 31.1 x 29.2 x 19.1 cm)
Classification:
Beads-Costumes
Credit Line:
Gift of Tatiana Sochurek, 2003
Accession Number:
2003.139.2
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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