Old and well – preserved example of around 1920
Provenance: Former collection of Fred and Claire Mebel, New York. Ex – collection H. Westerdijk, Utrecht, the Netherlands.
The snake-shaped serpentine blade with square stem and curved flat rhomboidal tip. The grip consists of leather binding over wooden support sticks.
Dimensions : 64 cm.
Tribe : Matakam
Region : N. Cameroon, Mandara area
Weight : 0.765 kg
Sold with written declaration of authenticity by Dr. P. Westerdijk, museum ethnologist and cultural anthropologist specialized in the material cultures of people living south of the Sahara.
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|Member since:||November 19, 2014|
My order arrived rapidly, in a condition as described.
an interesting sculpture - perfectly packed - good communication - thanks!
Sent without invoice, thence a return trip, and more than two weeks of waiting.Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.First time shipping to Switzerland. I didn't know that three copies of an invoice had to be pasted on the box, such as international shipping. This was the reason for returning to the sender. I am very sorry for this delay
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