Arts of Africa
late 19th-early 20th century
height: 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); diameter: 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm) (show scale)
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Possibly Kongo. Basketry Cap, late 19th-early 20th century. Raffia, fiber, height: 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); diameter: 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, 22.1620. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.1620_front_PS5.jpg)
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Natural color, geometric design. Diamond pattern in raised overhand knots. Cap top-lateral looping openwork effect. Condition: good.
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