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Headdress?

Object Name: Headdress?
Local Name: ankerba?
Place Made: Africa: East Africa, Ethiopia, Shewa region?
People: Oromo (sub-group: Guji? Booran?)
Period: Mid to late 20th century
Date: 1930 - 2000
Dimensions: L 160 cm x W 47 cm
Materials: Skin; cowrie shell; wood; Plant
Techniques: Hand-sewn; braided; beaded
ID Number: T85.0110
Credit: Gift of J. Shur