Pipe Cermonial - Terre cuite - Bamoun - Cameroun

Description
Pipe Cermonial - Terre cuite - Bamoun - Cameroun
Milieu du XXe siècle - Bon état, utilisé avec des signes d'usure

Exceptional terracotta pipe in the typical BAMUN style. The most important characteristics of this style are "puffed cheeks". The borders are decorated with several ancestor faces and spiders. The mask of the pipe, which was crafted with clay was not moulded, the bowl of the pipe was carved in one piece of clay with a knife or a spatula. After the baking of the bowl of the pipe in a field oven, it is finished with black carbon or pigment. Unique piece of art.

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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Informations du lot
Article
Pipe Cermonial
Ethnie / culture
Bamoun
Région/pays
Cameroun
Matériau
Terre cuite
Période
Milieu du XXe siècle
État
Bon état, utilisé avec des signes d'usure
Vendu avec support
Non
Dimensions
23×8×7 cm
Poids
700 g
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