The Bamileke tribe originates from northern Cameroon. This striking Bamileke Feather Headdress handmade and traditionally worn by royal dancers during ceremonies held by the chief. Symbolising prosperity,they are rare objects of beauty believed to possess the positive qualities of birds.
This headdress (or Juju Hat ) consists of dyed chicken feathers hand stitched into a rafia basket. It folds into itself for easy transportation.
50 cm diameter approx