Possibly Luba. <em>Beadwork Headdress for Mbudye Official</em>, 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)

Beadwork Headdress for Mbudye Official


Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th century

Dimensions: 16 3/8 x 5 1/2 in. (41.6 x 14 cm)


Accession Number: 22.596

Image: CUR.22.596_front_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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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