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BAMBARA CIWARA HEADDRESS

Size 55 cm
Material Wood
Origin Mali

Published

Isaie Theophile Teillet
By descent to the present owner

Isaie Theophile Teillet was born in 1881 in France. In 1901, he joined the French army in the department of indegenous Affairs. In 1909 he was sent to Dakar and, in the 1920's, was appointed Deputy Administrator to the French Sudan. He returned to France in 1935.