Yoruba Royal Crown


These elaborately decorated beadwork crowns are worn by chiefs on ceremonial occasions where it is believed they aid him in taking on supernatural abilities.

The crowns frequently have a fringe of beads that hang over the wearers face. This creates a veil that is believed to screen those viewing the proceedings from the overwhelming glory of the chief in this godlike aspect.

Size:- 42cmH base of crown to top of crown

Height including the stand: 114cm

Height without stand approx:   98cm including beads hanging

 

Unique patterns for every type of crown made.  

Comes with a stand as seen 

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