Beadwork Headdress for Mbudye Official
Arts of Africa
Brooklyn Museum Collection
Plain weave raffia cloth strip with beadwork in geometric pattern. Bead colors: white, dark blue, and red. Cloth: Natural. CONDITION: Fair. Very worn. Torn in center, stained.
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Possibly Luba. Beadwork Headdress for Mbudye Official, 19th century., 16 3/8 x 5 1/2 in. (41.6 x 14 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, 22.596. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.596_front_PS5.jpg)
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