Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Tji wara headdress (female oryx antelope type)
Early 20th century
Bamana people, Mali
Wood, cord, aluminum, snail shell
H: 69; W: 22; D: 16 cm
Gift of Lawrence Gussman, Scarsdale, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum, in memory of Catherine R. Gussman
Accession number: B98.0057
 
 

Publications:
Newton, Douglas, African and Oceanic Art in Jerusalem, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2001, English

Exhibition:
Highlights of the Collection: African and Oceanic Art, Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir