African Tribal Art - Beaded cache-sexe, Mandara Mountains, Cameroon

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Pikuran (cache-sexe)
Bana Guili people, Mandara Mountains, Cameroon
Seed beads, cotton string, cowrie shells
19" (48.3 cm) wide by 9.5" (24 cm) high
Mid 20th century
or earlier

The incredible variety of colored beads within the color blocks give this cache-sexe a fascinating depth and complexity.


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