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Late 20th Century Bead and Tusk Headdress from Ethiopia

US$500

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A three-pronged male headdress, made of old "white-heart" red glass beads, leather, raffia and boar's tusks. Used by the Hamer tribe in Ethiopia. Each of the three prongs measures 13 inches. Mounted on a black stand, measuring 16" high on a 5.5" square base.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 16 in. (40.64 cm)Width: 5.5 in. (13.97 cm)Depth: 5.5 in. (13.97 cm)
  • Style
    Tribal (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Late 20th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Good vintage condition. No apparent losses.
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 09 ETHIOPIA 31451stDibs: LU825025247402

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  • Shipping
    US$20 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 6-11 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: New York, NY
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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