AFRICAN HATS and CAPS

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DINKA
Helmets

HELMETS
Catalog

YORUBA
Hats


DINKA
Helmets

Crowns
Catalog

FULANI
Hats

African
Helmets

 

HELMETS
Catalog

 

HELMETS
Catalog

 

HELMETS
Catalog

 

CROWNS
Catalog

Photographs © Tim Hamill

VARIOUS TRIBES, Helmets

In traditional Africa, helmets were used not only as protection, but also to show status or rank. They can be carved from wood, cast in bronze or woven and embellished with horns, symbolic forms, cloth, cowries, metal strips and beads.

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