Beaded Ceremonial Headdress From Nigeria, Black and White
West African Hand Beaded Head Dress Crown from Yoruba, Nigeria - a remarkable piece of functional art that combines beauty with cultural significance. This crown is covered in intricate black and white beadwork, featuring a face on both the front and back, as well as a stunning beaded bird perched at the top. The headdress is further embellished with multiple beaded birds surrounding it, as if pecking at the crown.
The Yoruban tribes of Nigeria are renowned for their artisanal tradition, and this beaded crown is a testament to their exceptional craftsmanship. Every bead is carefully hand-placed, creating a stunning visual display that captures the essence of African culture and tradition.
This West African Hand Beaded Head Dress Crown is mounted on a custom metal stand, making it a spirited sculptural tribal object that is both functional and visually striking. The conical crown shape is traditional in Yoruban culture and adds to the authenticity of this remarkable piece.
Whether you are a collector of African art or simply looking for a unique and striking addition to your home decor, this West African Hand Beaded Head Dress Crown is a must-have. It is a valuable piece of cultural history that represents the exceptional artisanal tradition of the Yoruban tribes of Nigeria, and is sure to be a conversation starter for years to come.