Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Prestige Cap (Laket mishiing)

19th–20th century
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Kuba peoples
Raffia palm fiber, cowrie shells, glass beads
Diam. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Lilly Daché, 1974
Accession Number:
Not on view
Lilly Daché, Paris, and Pound Ridge, NY, until 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.

Dagen, Philippe, and Maureen Murphy. Charles Ratton: L'invention des arts primitifs. Paris: Skira Flammarion, 2013, pp. 102-103, 72.

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