Basketry Flat Cap (Laket)
Arts of Africa
late 19th-20th century
height: 2 3/8 in. (6 cm); diameter: 9 1/16 in. (23 cm) (show scale)
Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
Shallow crown, black band at edge (black yarn added to coiling yarn). Worn by man. Coiling and knotting. Four flap-like extensions at edges. Condition: good.
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Kuba. Basketry Flat Cap (Laket), late 19th-20th century. Raffia, height: 2 3/8 in. (6 cm); diameter: 9 1/16 in. (23 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.1609. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.1609_front_PS5.jpg)
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