Bags and Chests

Tuareg Leather BAG – Niger

Approx. cm. 36,0 high x cm. 13,0 width (14.17" x 5.11”) The Tuareg people inhabit a large area, covering almost all the middle and western Sahara and the north-central Sahel. They are probably descended from the ancient Libyan people of the kingdom of the Garamantes, described by Herodotus. Tuareg are...

Tuareg Chest – Mauritania

Wooden chest, decorated with bronze and iron plaques, fixed by means of copper spherical studs. 20th century – cm. 10,0 high x cm. 10,5 width x cm. 21,7 long (3.93” x 4.13 x 8.54”). The Tuareg people inhabit a large area, covering almost all the middle and western Sahara and...

Tuareg Chest – Mauritania

Wooden chest, decorated with bronze and iron plaques, fixed by means of copper spherical studs. 20th century – cm. 14,0 high x cm. 21,5 width x cm. 40,7 long (5.51” x 8.46" x 16.02”). The Tuareg people inhabit a large area, covering almost all the middle and western Sahara and...

Tuareg Bag and Smoking Pipe – Niger

1960'-1970'. The bag is cm. 15,0 long x cm. 6,5 width (5.90 x 2.55 Inches). The pipe (camel bone, wood, bronze) is cm. 11,3 long (4.44 Inches). The Tuareg people inhabit a large area, covering almost all the middle and western Sahara and the north-central Sahel. They are probably descended...

Tuareg BAG – MaliTuareg BAG – Mali

1960'-1970'. Leather. Approx. cm. 26,5 high (10.43") x cm. 23,0 width (9.05”). With fringes the bag is approx. cm. 56 long (22.04"). The Tuareg people inhabit a large area, covering almost all the middle and western Sahara and the north-central Sahel. They are probably descended from the ancient Libyan people...

Berber Bag – MoroccoBerber Bag – Morocco

1960'-1970'. Leather. Approx. cm. 35,0 high (13.77") x cm. 30,5 width (12.00”). With fringes the bag is approx. cm. 60 long (23.62"). Solar disks and sacred bread as decoration. Berbers are the indigenous ethnic group of North Africa. They are continuously distributed from the Atlantic to the Siwa oasis in...

Berber Bag – Ida Ou Nadif – MoroccoBerber Bag – Ida Ou Nadif – Morocco

Ida Ou Nadif people, Souss-Massa-Drâa, Morocco. Mid 20th century. Leather. The piece is approx. cm. 35,5 long (13.97 Inches) x cm. 29,5 width (11.61"). Beautiful symbols on this exceptional bag: solar discs, sacred bread and running water. Sold Ida Ou Nadif people, Souss-Massa-Drâa, Morocco. Mid 20th century. Leather. The piece is approx. cm. 35,5...