Kongo. <em>Basketry Cap</em>, late 19th or early 20th century. Raffia, height: 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); diameter: 6 in. (15.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, 22.1626. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.1626_front_PS5.jpg)

Basketry Cap


Medium: Raffia

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th or early 20th century

Dimensions: height: 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); diameter: 6 in. (15.2 cm)


Accession Number: 22.1626

Image: CUR.22.1626_front_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Natural color, natural dots. The sides are decorated with small raised dots in triangular patterns; the top has a special design. knotted technique. Condition: good.

Brooklyn Museum