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Pubic apron - Beads, Shells - Cache-Sexe - Kirdi - Cameroon / Nigeria

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Pubic apron - Beads, Shells - Cache-Sexe - Kirdi - Cameroon / Nigeria

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Location: The Netherlands
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mid 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Object: Pubic apron
Indigenous object name: Cache-Sexe
Ethnic group/ culture: Kirdi
Region/ country: Cameroon / Nigeria
Material: Beads, Shells
Period: Mid 20th century
Condition: Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 52×20×1 cm
Weight: 400 g

The Kirdi inhabit the mountain area in northern Cameroon and eastern Nigeria.
Among these people are the Fali, the Bana, the Kapsiki and the Guilli. The women and girls wear pubic cloths that are made of colourful glass beads. These pubic cloths are worn on special occasions and used for traditional (dance) festivities. Such a ceremonial pubic cloth is called 'pikuran'. After 1960 were not used anymore.
Here are two used original ethnic ‘pikurans'. Also known as 'Kirdi pubic apron’ or ‘beaded dance apron'.
The apron is made of: beads and shells.

Provenance: former private collection from Belgium.

Shipping within 24 hours after the payment is received. Tracking number will be provided. Signature upon delivery. Fully insured.
May as well be viewed and picked up at the Asian African Art Gallery in Vessem (NL).

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Asian African Art is a gallery specialized in authentic ethnographic art from varied tribes in Africa and Asia, based in the Netherlands.
Besides the ethnographic art, we have a specialism in golden collectible coins.

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    Dear Alain,

    The mask is as discribed and same as you could see on the pictures. But if you are not satisfied you can return your package and you will get a full refund.

    Best regards,

    Huub
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    Cher Alain,

    Le masque est aussi décrit et identique à celui que vous pouvez voir sur les photos. Mais si vous n'êtes pas satisfait, vous pouvez retourner votre colis et vous recevrez un remboursement complet.

    Meilleures salutations,

    Huub
    www.asianafricanart.com
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