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Sculptor:
Unknown  Search this
Medium:
Carved and painted wood, glass beads, and brass tacks
Type:
Sculptures-Folk
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1986.65.336
Date:
Ca. 1900
Notes:
National Museum of American Art, 1990.
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2006.
Summary:
Head of a man wearing a red turban. On the front of the turban is a medallion with two crossed swords and a half moon. The man has very thick dark eyebrows and moustache. A snake is coiled around his neck.
Topic:
Figure male--Head  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Hat  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08582016
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_293842