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Headdress (Mpaan)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central Africa
Culture:
Kuba
Medium:
Raffia, cotton cloth, cowrie shells, glass beads
Dimensions:
Diameter: 7 in. (17.8 cm)
Classification:
Beads-Costumes
Credit Line:
Gift of Lilly Daché, 1974
Accession Number:
1974.83.32
Not on view
[Charles Ratton, Paris]; Lilly Daché, Paris, and Pound Ridge, NY, ca. 1931–1974

Vansina, Jan. La Royaume Kuba. Tervuren: Royal Museum for Central Africa, 1964.

Vansina, Jan. The Children of Woot. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1978.

Cornet, Joseph. Art Royal Kuba. Milan: Edizioni Sipiel, 1982.



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