Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Leopard headpiece
Late 19th – early 20th century
Bamileke people, Cameroon, Southern Grasslands
Cloth, beads, cowrie shells
L: 147 cm
Gift of Arne and Milly Glimcher, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum, in memory of Joseph Lauder
Accession number: B84.0198
 
 

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

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