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U993.3.14
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Dyak Ceremonial Hat)
Date (Execution) : 20th Century
Geographical Origin : Sarawak, Malaysia or Kalimantan, Indonesia
Cultural Group : Dayak
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Rattan; Beads; Feather; Fur
Support / Technique :
Object Type : hats
Visual Description : Beaded ceremonial chief's hat is of loosely plaited rattan or bamboo stips. Four hornbill feathers are stuck through the plaiting at the top back. The beadwork decoration on the front of the hat is worked in a netting stitch in orange and white. Tufts of tassel hair throughout.
Accession # : U993.3.14
Width (cm) : 18.00
Height (cm) : 38.00
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Colin Henderson Smith and Gloria M. (nee Borroughs) Smith Collection
Artist Statement :