Cape; made of leather; rectangle of leather covered with purple and gold silk? to fold around neck, front ends sewn together side by side; five additional strips of leather covered with silk sewn onto first strip.
- Found/Acquired: Ethiopia
- Length: 86 centimetres
- Width: 140 centimetres
Acquisition details unknown.
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: EAF55529
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