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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