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Frontal Headband


Artist Unknown (Berber (Ida ou Semlal))


20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Frontal Headband, Artist Unknown (Berber (Ida ou Semlal))
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Adornment | Silver, enamel, amber, cotton
Size: 2 3/4 x 39 1/2 x 3/8 in. (6.99 x 100.33 x 0.95 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Morocco, North Africa region
Culture: Berber (Ida ou Semlal), Africa, Morocco, North Africa region
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: blue cloth headband with applied decoration; five metallic medallions alternating with amber beads in varying colors and sizes; central medallion has square red stud, central three enameled; groups of coins and diamond shapes hang from bottom edge at cent
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Ethel Morrison Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 97.73.10
Added to Site: February 28, 2009