- Indigenous name
- Prince Escott
- Associated cultural group
- Australia > Australia > Queensland > Gulf region > Mornington Island
- Mr John Bartholomew
- Acquisition date
- July 21, 2003
- Acquisition method
- Donated by Mr John Bartholomew
- H: W: 220 mm L: 450 mm D: Circum:
Conical headdress, paperbark with fibre (hair string?) wrapped around outside, coloured downy feathers applied to form a red and white stripe. Emu feathers are attached to a stick at the apex of the headdress.
Described by the donor as a "Roughsea" group Lardil tribal corroboree headdress, made for him by Prince Escott.