Would you seriously categorize the type of wigs that clowns wear as afros?

This is how the hive-mind, er, I mean consensus at Wikipedia describe them. Clowning and jesting have, at least in Europe, been around for *much* longer than the understanding of "afro" as a kind of hairstyle. I don't think there is a clown expert in the world who would seriously categorize the type... show more This is how the hive-mind, er, I mean consensus at Wikipedia describe them. Clowning and jesting have, at least in Europe, been around for *much* longer than the understanding of "afro" as a kind of hairstyle. I don't think there is a clown expert in the world who would seriously categorize the type of wigs that clowns wear as afros. What do you think? (Answers from clown experts, of which I am not, are especially welcome.)
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