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Man's Hat Laket

Tribe Dynasty

Kuba

Country Of Origin

DRC

Materials

Fiber

Technique

Basketry woven

Condition

Perfect (with stand)

This beautifully woven hat would have been worn as an everyday item by Kuba men. They are worn just off the top of the head, towards the back, and are attached with hat-pins of various kinds.

References

  • Arnoldi & Kreamer. Crowning Achievements African Arts of Dressing the Head. Fowler Museum. Los Angeles. 1995. pp.85. Fig.4.6

Price

Price on request

Reference No

1358

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