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Bwami Prestige Cap (Mukuba or Nkumbu)

Date: 19th–20th century
Geography: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Culture: Lega peoples
Medium: Cane, cowrie shells, boar tusk
Dimensions: H x W x D: 15 15/16 x 6 x 8 1/2in. (40.6 x 15.2 x 21.6cm)
Classification: Beads-Costumes
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John J. Klejman, 1960
Accession Number: 1978.412.417

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