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Fertility Dance Headdress (Nimba/D'mba/Yamban)

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Name:
Fertility Dance Headdress (Nimba/D'mba/Yamban)
Date:
Early 20th Century
Place:
Western Guinea
Medium:
wood, originally with raffia attachment
Measurements:
45 1/2 x 18 x 21 1/2in. (115.6 x 45.7 x 54.6cm)
Classification:
Wood/Sculpture
Department:
African Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles and Harriet Edwards and Museum Purchase with funds from the Lawrence Archer Wachs Fund
Accession No:
1998.43

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