CAMEROON WOMAN'S BEADED CACHE-SEXE APRON W/ DUAL PANELS
Origin: N. Cameroon or Chad, Mandara Mountains, Kirdi People or related group (Provenance: Acquired from an old collection in Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Period/Date: mid 20th century
Materials: cotton, glass beads, cowrie shells.
Description: This stunning apron has long lavish fringe with cowries and features dual triangular panels. Colors and graphic design are very vibrant. When one flap is opened there is a "pocket" for personal items. In very good condition showing moderate to light usage.
Dimensions: Width (not including cord) 9" (23 cm), height 9.5" (24 cm), Overall width when opened 17.25" (43.5 cm)