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Title

Male headdress (Ci wara)

20th century


Artist

Unknown

Australia


Details


Other Titles

Male Chi-wara antelope head-dress

Tyi wara

Chi wara


Place where the work was made

Republic of Mali


Cultural origin

Bamana people


Date

20th century


Materials used

wood, plaited plant fibre, hammered brass overlay, metal nails, cowrie shells, red cotton fabric, plant fibre


Dimensions

143.0 cm height overall (including headdress fringe); 105.0 x 31.0 x 19.0 cm carved figure


Credit

Purchased 1971


Location

Not on display


Accession number

137.1971


Artist information

Unknown

Works in the collection

95