Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Prestige Cap (Laket mishiing)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central Africa
Culture:
Kuba
Medium:
Raffia palm fiber
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 x 6 7/8 x 6 1/2 in. (7.6 x 17.5 x 16.5 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Gift of Lilly Daché, 1974
Accession Number:
1974.83.44
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.

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