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Woman's Hat

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Artist Unknown (Zulu)

Date

20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Woman's Hat, Artist Unknown (Zulu)
Woman's Hat: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Textiles, Costume Accessory (Do Not Use) | Raffia, hair, pigment
Size: 5 1/4 x 16 in. (13.34 x 40.64 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, South Africa, South Africa region
Culture: Zulu, Africa, South Africa, South Africa region
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: wide circular flat top with woven plait to one side; painted with red pigment; handle with latex gloves, pigment contains lead (but no mercury)
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of funds from The Regis Foundation
Accession Number: 97.7.1
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009