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Beaded Ancestor figure - Beads, Wood - Bamileke - Grassland of Cameroun - Asian African Art
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Beaded Ancestor figure – Beads, Wood – Bamileke – Grassland of Cameroun


Object Beaded Ancestor Figure
Ethnic group: Bamileke
Country: Cameroon
Material: Wood
Period: Second half 20th century
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 42x14x11 cm
Weight: 1600 gram
Condition: Good condition, used with some signs of wear

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SKU: 15.13 Category: Search for: , ,

Magnificent Royal ancestor figure of the Bamileke tribe. This beaded figure is covered with beautiful glass beads whose colours stand out against each other. These beads dolls were not worshipped, but honoured and cared for. These figures were shown during ceremonies for prestige. Good condition with slight traces of wear and tear.