Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Headdress (enkuraru)
Maasai people, Kenya
Ostrich and other feathers, hide, glass beads
H: 95 cm
Gift of the Drs. Igor and Erica Mann Collection, Nairobi, Kenya
Accession number: B02.1447
 
 

Publications:
Beauty and Sanctity: the Israel Museum at 40. A Series of Exhibitions Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2006

Exhibition:
Beyond the Eye of the Beholder: Ideals of Human Beauty in Africa and the Americas, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 01/03/2005 - 17/01/2006, Winter-Fall 2005

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