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Male headdress (Ci wara)

Other titles:
Male Chi-wara antelope head-dress, Tyi wara, Chi wara
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Republic of Mali
Cultural origin
Bamana people
Year
20th century
Media
Sculpture, Ceremonial object
Medium
wood, plaited plant fibre, hammered brass overlay, metal nails, cowrie shells, red cotton fabric, plant fibre
Dimensions
143.0 cm height overall (including headdress fringe); 105.0 x 31.0 x 19.0 cm carved figure
Credit
Purchased 1971
Accession number
137.1971