Clay Vessel - Babessi People, Cameroon
Clay Vessel - Babessi People, Cameroon
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Clay Vessel - Babessi People, Cameroon

$1,800.00
The Babessi of north western Cameroon only number about 29,000.
The production of pottery has been a central activity since precolonial times. Used as daily cookware, ritual containers, and prestige items, Babessi pots have been part of a network of exchange for centuries.
Babessi pots were sought after for notables and titleholders.

17 3/4" height x 16 1/2" diameter.

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