Mixed white metal featuring woven human hair dyed black fibers holds human hair in place and edging pins that orbit the center.
Red David Howard Tribal Art sticker 1265A catalogue number.
Approximate dimensions: 5 1/2 inches diameter..
Similar examples in The Yao: The Mien and Mun Yao in China, Vietnam, Laos, and Thailand by Jess Pourret, page 144 illustration 355 and page 164.
Condition: Overall very good wear considering age and use.
Up for Auction on April 17, 2021
Estimate: $300 - 400