YORUBA BEADED CROWN 43, NIGERIA
Photographs © Tim Hamill
17" high (crown) 31" high (with veil) x 13.5" wide
Despite the quality of workmanship and the interesting and complex form, we believe that this crown was made to be sold.
The inside is lined with a simple cotton cloth. Some of the white beads are dirty and not easily apparent in the photographs.
The bird on the top of the crown has an extension that inserts into a hole on the top of the crown. It is removable. The crown was photographed on a simple, sectional black base as shown in the installation picture. It can be purchased for $25.
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