Konyak bamboo basket five wooden skulls and tusk Nagaland

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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2008 – 2016

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NAGA TRIBAL ART COLLECTION

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Composite basket,

plaited bamboo with five carved wooden skulls, tufts of vegetable fibre and tusk; cotton band with designs in red, blue and yellow.

Owner has taken heads.

Konyak.

 

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Wellcome collection, which obtained it at auction in 1921

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SINCE 1954

at the  

MUSEUM

OF

MANKIND

LONDON

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