Paar Kenga-armbanden "zei van armen" - Tsjaad (1) - Afrikaanse brons - West-Afrika

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Paar Kenga-armbanden "zei van armen" - Tsjaad (1) - Afrikaanse brons - West-Afrika
Midden 20e eeuw - Goede staat, gebruikt met enige tekenen van slijtage

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To answer to a question which is often asked, I am a collector of African art since 35 years and my family for now 4 generations, more than 4000 pieces belong to our family.
Pair of so-called arm bracelets in bronze and mostly in brass. Kenga Culture of Chad . The Kenga are located in the region of Batha, in central Chad, near the limit of the Sahara desert.
Arm bracelets were worn above the elbow, during solemn festivities.
The art of the bracelet creates an elegant zoomorphic shape, reminding of buffalo horns.
The important level of detail brought to each bracelet reflects the importance they had as currencies.
Dimensions:
15 x 10 x 11 cm.
Weight: 1066 & 1083 grams.
Will be shipped with track and trace.

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Totaal aantal items
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Object
Paar Kenga-armbanden "zei van armen" - Tsjaad
Regio / land
West-Afrika
Materiaal
Afrikaanse brons
Periode
Midden 20e eeuw
Staat
Goede staat, gebruikt met enige tekenen van slijtage
Verkocht met standaard
Nee
Afmetingen
15×10×11 cm
Gewicht
2149 g
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