Title Cap/head-dress
Accession Number 64.935
Museum Name National Museum, New Delhi
Gallery Name Anthropology
Object Type Anthropology
Main Material Fur
Component Material II Cane
Manufacturing Technique Basketry (woven)
Country India
Origin Place Nagaland
Period / Year of Work 20th century CE
Dimensions Ht. 9; Dia. 20 cms
Brief Description This is cap made out of leopard skin/fur.
Detailed Description This is a cap from Nagaland made out of Leopard skin over a cane structure. The shape is kept basic to a convex structure, intending to highlight the beauty of the texture and pattern of the leopard skin.