CHAMBA HEADDRESS 1, Nigeria
This large, powerful, multi-horned headdress has not been vetted. Our default position is that it could have been made to be sold.
Photographs © Hamill Gallery
30" long x 12.5" high x 11" deep
There were small seeds embedded on an encrusted surface, but all of the seeds have been lost and most of the encrustation. There is a crack (now stable) on the lower jaw. The front center horn has been broken and repaired (horizontal side view).
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