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Tshokwe headdresses from Angola
Tshokwe headdresses from Angola - Curiosities Style Tshokwe headdresses from Angola -
Ref : 70228
7 600 €
Period :
19th century
Provenance :
Tshokwe ethnic group, Angola
Medium :
Wood and metal
Dimensions :
l. 2.76 inch X H. 7.09 inch
Curiosities  - Tshokwe headdresses from Angola 19th century - Tshokwe headdresses from Angola
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Tshokwe headdresses from Angola

Set of two light brown patinated wooden combs, embellished with multiple and refined metal ornaments.
These Cisakulo combs were worn exclusively by Tshokwe men. Nevertheless, some carved figures, as here with a remarkable hairdressing, have feminine attributes.
Former private collection, Paris.
Dimensions: 7 x 2,7 and 6,6 x 2,3 cm.

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