Kupas, Girl’s Headdress


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Kupas, Girl’s Headdress   (2006.13.0009)
Classification Communication Artifacts : Personal Symbols : Status Symbols
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Asia, South, Pakistan, Kalash Valleys: Rumbur, Bumburet, Birir; northwestern Hindukush mountains
Period/Date 1992 - 1993
Culture Kalash

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 52 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 23.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 10 cm
Weight 565 g
Measuring Remarks Dimensions include fringe and pom-pom.
Materials Textile, Pigment, Animal--Shell, Metal, Plastic
Manufacturing Processes Dyeing, Weaving, Sewing
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A

Helen Louise Allen Textile Collection, University of Wisconsin: 1998.12.001. Viewed on 8/31/2012 at: http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/UWDCNew/view/uwdc:TIRIS.1998.12.001

Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication N/A
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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