Smoking pipe (1) - Terracota - Bamoun - Cameroun

Description
Smoking pipe (1) - Terracota - Bamoun - Cameroun
2nd half 20th century - Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear

The Bamoun are settled in the middle of magnificent volcanic mountains. The Bamoun country, located in the mountains of West of Cameroon, is a large ‘federation of peoples’ who have forged their unity over the centuries. The Bamouns are led by a King, Member of the dynasty of Nchare Yen, from Rifum (Mbankim) seven centuries ago.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Smoking pipe
Ethnic group/ culture
Bamoun
Region/ country
Cameroun
Material
Terracota
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
40×8×15 cm
Weight
1 kg
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