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Mid-20th Century Tribal Beaded Cache-Sex Modesty Apron, Cameroon

$500
$90044% Off

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Mid-20th century tribal beaded cache-sex modesty apron (Pikuran), Mandara Mountains, Cameroon These colorful cache-sex were worn for celebrations, rituals and rites of passage by women who had reached puberty. This is an older piece than many seen on the market and has a wonderful free-form jazz quality to the beading.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 9 in. (22.86 cm)Width: 19 in. (48.26 cm)Depth: .25 in. (6.35 mm)
  • Style
    Tribal (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
    Beads,Shell,Beaded
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Early to Mid-20th Century
  • Condition
    Minor losses. Minor structural damages. Beads are very stable.
  • Seller Location
    Point Richmond, CA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: ZK#33831stDibs: LU177828337273

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $40 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 8-10 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Point Richmond, CA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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