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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    White ostrich feather

  • Ethnic name

  • Materials

  • Curator's comments

    Dance ornament to be worn in hat band for Gerewol dance. Several items in this collection form part of the garments worn at the Gerewol dance performed by men. They were not collected as part of one individual costume. The registration numbers are 2005,04 (10 to 25),

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Associated events

    • Used at: Gerewol
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Acquisition notes

    C. Ardouin and S. Smith from AOA interviewed Sarah Fox-Pitt and the tapes and transcripts are available at AOA.

  • Department

    Africa, Oceania & the Americas

  • Registration number



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