Photographs by Tim Hamill

Homepage of the artists, galleries, and other information at the end of the post: 

 

 


IGBO HELMET: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html

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SENUFO Helmet: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html

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SENUFO, Helmet: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html
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FIPA Helmet: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html
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YORUBA Helmet: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html
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FIPA, Helmet: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html

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BOBO, Helmet: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html
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DOGON, Helmet: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html

 

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DOGON, Helmet: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html

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SENUFO, Helmet: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html

 

 

 

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SENUFO, Helmet: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html

 

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KOMA-BUILSA, BRONZE HELMET: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html


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KOMA-BUILSA, BRONZE HELMET: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html

 

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DOGON, Helmet: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html

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KULONGO, Metal Helmet: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html

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SENUFO/HONDA, Helmet: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html

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SENUFO, Helmet: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html

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IGALA Helmet: For prices and other interests, go to http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html

To read more about traditional African helmets:

http://www.hamillgallery.com/SITE/Helmets.html

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The British Museum: Lost Kingdom of South America

From the tropical Caribbean coast of Colombia to the frozen Andean peaks of Bolivia, the wet cloud forests of the Amazon to the dry deserts of the Atacama in Peru, explore four different pre-Incan cultures and the different pathways they took to social complexity through objects in the British Museum collection.

http://www.britishmuseum.org/explore/themes/lost_kingdoms_of_south_america.aspx

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