mid 20th century - Excellent condition, barely used with minimal signs of wear
|Object:||Belt (More lots)|
|Ethnic group/ culture:||Shoowa-Kuba|
|Period:||mid 20th century|
|Condition:||Excellent condition, barely used with minimal signs of wear|
|Sold with stand:||No|
Our long "Cauries-belt" was worn around the waist by Notables of the Court, during festivities (see photo).
Caurieschelpen (and especially the big ones) a money/exchange value and it illustrated the dominant position of the owner.
Ex. Colonial collection. Belgium.
Basis of woven raffia fibres.
Sewed on cowry shells (434 pieces!)
Both extremities hemmed with 12 cowry shells.
3 rows with glass beads.
Full length bordered with glass beads.
Exceptionally large belt!
Shipment with track & trace.
Catawiki member since December 9, 2015, received 205 reviews in total (48 in last 12 months)
|Feedback score:||100% (48 reviews)|
|(last 12 months)|
Received, many thanks
thanx a lot - arrived very quickly - all fine !
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Sehr schöne Maske, die äußerst zügig und wohlverpackt geliefert wurde. Alles in allem, sind wir - meine Frau und ich - als langjährige Sammler afrikanischer Stammeskunst sehr zufreiden.
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Het duurde erg lang vanaf post Brussel intern.
Het weekend zat er tussen daarna duurde het nog vijf werkdagen.Voordat het pakketje op mijn adres geleverd was.
Ik heb ook geen opgave van tijd ontvangen
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