Headband, 1950

  • Fulani, African

Leather and gold

  • Framed: Overall: 25 3/8 × 1 3/4 × 1/2 inches (64.5 × 4.4 × 1.3 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Eleanor Clay Ford Fund for African Art

78.27

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Circles (plane figures)
  • Fulani
  • Leather
  • Gold
  • Headband (headgear)
  • Ornaments

Provenance

Hamadou Yattassaye (Mopti, Mali, Africa). (Robin and Kendall Mix); 1978-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Fulani, African, Headband, 1950, leather and gold. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Eleanor Clay Ford Fund for African Art, 78.27.