Hat

African, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lega peoples
20th century


Object Place: Democratic Republic of the Congo

Dimensions

Height: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.), Diameter: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2003.796

Medium or Technique

Fiber, buttons, horn

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Provenance

1993, sold from a private collection, New York, to Drs. James and Gladys Strain, New York; 2003, year-end gift of Drs. James and Gladys Strain and Dr. Jamie P. Strain to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 21, 2004)

Credit Line

Gift of Drs. James and Gladys Strain and Dr. Jamie P. Strain