Woman’s Headdress


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Woman’s Headdress   (2010.01.0377)
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Clothing
  4. :
  5. Headwear
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1970 - 1998
Culture Lambani, Banjara

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 29 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 20 cm
Dimension 3 (Height) 3.5 cm
Weight 294 g
Measuring Remarks Height does not include fringe on bottom.
Materials Textile, Metal, Animal--Shell, Glass
Manufacturing Processes Weaving, Sewing, Embroidering, Cast
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A

P. 155, Woman’s Headpiece, Gulbarga or Bijapur districts, Karnataka. Located at Museum of International Folk Art. Image in Mud, Mirror and Thread edited by Nora Fisher.


Fisher, Nora, ed. Mud, Mirror and Thread: Folk Traditions of Rural India. Middletown, NJ: Grantha Corporation, 1995.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Kieffer-Lopez Collection
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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