The Akha are an ethnic group who live in small villages in the mountains of Thailand, Laos, Myanmar and Yunnan Province in China. They migrated from southern China into Southeast Asia during at the beginning of the 20th century.
Height: 18.5cm, 7.3 in
Diameter: 11cm, 4.5 in
Material: bamboo, beads, woolen threads
Provenance: Akha village, Chiang Rai Mountains
Period: Early 20th century