FMNH 221083.nosub[1]

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    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Field Museum of Natural History- Ethnology | 22-12 | Provenience: Africa. N.E. Ivory Coast, near Sinematiali | People or Culture: Senufo | Object: Placard on headress [sic] | Material: wood, cane, cloth. | Description: Squarish wooden placque carved out in center into open work theme of a quadrupedal animal, possibly a lizard. Three inverted truncate cones on upper edge perforated through center probably for insertion of feathers. Lower edges of placard fastened to high cap constructed of cane. Cap lined with cloth. Note; Placards of this sort are worn by the intermediate grade of the Lo Association during rites of intiation. | Dimensions: (in cm.) Length; 94.0 cm. width; 63.8 cm. | Collection: Presented by Mr. Victor D. Du Bois 2 October 1967. [LEFT MARGIN] A | ENT | 221083 | Field No. | Neg. No. A1 | Acc. 2974 [BACK] [PHOTOGRAPH]
Catalog Number: 221083.nosub[1]
Description: headdress
Materials: wood, cane, cloth
Cultural Attribution: Senufo
Accession Number: [2974] V. D. Du Bois (Gift)
Accession Year:
City/Town: Sinematiali
Collector/Source: Victor D. Du Bois, Victor D. Du Bois
EMu IRN: 1127082
GUID: e883bcd1-9c88-4cd9-8a04-ba65e6411cfb

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