Medium: Ivory, pigment
Dates:late 19th or early 20th century
Dimensions: 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm)
Museum Location: African Storage Annex, East Gallery, 1st Floor
Accession Number: 22.705
Catalogue Description: One-piece hair ornament, carved so the top section overlaps the lower section. The widest end is flat and flared and gradually tapers down to the other end which is pointed. The hair ornament is engraved with five bands of fine black crosshatching filled in with black color: three in the top section and two in the bottom. Condition is good; traces of red pigment.