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Maker(s):Unknown
Culture:African; Yoruba
Title:White Crown with Elephant Design
Date Made:n.d.
Type:Ceremonial
Materials:beads, cloth, thread
Place Made:Africa; Nigeria
Measurements:overall: 5 1/4 in x 5 1/2 in x 10 in; 13.335 cm x 13.97 cm x 25.4 cm
Accession Number:  SC 2010:39-2
Credit Line:Given Anonymously
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Description:
beaded crown, modified legal wig form, white background with face at front, an elephant and flower on each side and red elongated oval with four beads on top, two brass beads attached to each side at top hat, black banding around edge with cloth lining

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