Public Face of Islam in Kumasi

By Gracia Clark

Postcolonial Helmet

Postcolonial Helmet
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The ornate green helmet of this chief, like the silver helmet worn by the Zongo Chief, elaborates upon the British colonial pith helmet.

Courtesy of Carmen Paz (8)
Postcolonial Helmet
Postcolonial Helmet
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Courtesy of Carmen Paz
Creator: Paz, Carmen
Description: The ornate green helmet of this chief, like the silver helmet worn by the Zongo Chief, elaborates upon the British colonial pith helmet.
Date: August 2011
Date Range: 2010-2019
Location: Kumasi, Ashanti, Ghana
Format: Image/jpeg
Rights Management: For educational use only.
Contributing Institution: Carmen Paz; Gracia Clark; MATRIX: Center for Digital Humanities and Social Sciences at Michigan State University
Digitizer: Carmen Paz

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