Inca Braided Hair Headdress - For Sale

Inca Braided Hair Headdress
Price: $6425.00
This extremely scarce ritual hair piece was a garment produced by a class called the "Chosen Women". They were to be worn by a priest during religious ceremonies to call forth the vital forces of nature symbolized by hair. The headdress consists of a double panel of (96) finely braided hair, woven together by a thin braided camelid border of natural tan color. Size of inside frame is 25" tall by 20" across. Inca, Cusco/Central Highlands regions, Peru. 1470-1532 Excellent condition.

Antiquities
Ancient South America
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Seller Details :
Galeria Con-Tici
P.O. Box 82
Cassadaga
Florida-32706
USA
Contact Details :
Email : galeriacontici@precolumbiancollections.com
Phone : 386.951.3711

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