Lomi Akha girl’s headdress formed of a tube of black fabric gathered at the top, decorated with three diamond-shaped metal plaques, 2 metal balls, embroidery, metal discs, appliqué, tassels of?papaya seeds hanging from the top, two strings of papaya seeds below and one behind. Three wool pompoms in shades of red, one on top and one at each side; one coin, possibly Burmese. Northern Thailand.

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