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CHINA. A Miao Tribal Wedding and Springtime Festival Crown, Guizhou Province   20th Century
beaten silver coloured metal, 34 x 34 x 38 cms. with a metal stand,
A highly decorative ceremonial Headdress used for weddings and festivals by the Miao tribe of Guizhou Province. It is made from silver repousse work and decorated with birds, flowers and men riding horses. Guizhou Province is in the South of China - not far from the Vietnam and Laos borders.

Stock ref: 13989