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Cameroon Grasslands Man's Hat

Tribe Dynasty

Bamenda

Country Of Origin

Cameroon

Region

Grasslands

Size

30 cms (12 ins) Diameter

Materials

Fiber

Technique

Crocheted

Condition

Good condition

This hat, very reminiscent of a tam o'shanter is worn by Bamenda men in the Cameroon Grasslands. It would be an everyday hat for a man of status and means.

References

  • Arnoldi & Creamer. Crowning Achievements African Arts of Dressing the Head. Fowler Museum of Cultural History. Los Angeles. 1995. pp.107. Fig.5.12

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Price

€450

Reference No

1359

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