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Kuchi Dress – Afghanistan

1950'-1960'. Approx. cm. 110,0 high x cm. 137,0 width (43.30" x 53.93"). Excellent conditions. Kuchi are Pashtun from southern and eastern Afghanistan. Kuchi, means 'nomad' in the Persian language. The Kuchi mostly keep sheep and goats. The produce of the animals (meat, dairy products, hair and wool) is exchanged or sold in...

Kirdi Beaded Apron – Cache Sexe – PIKURAN – Cameroon

1960'. Vegetable fibers, beads. Cm. 16,0 high (6.29”) x cm. 41,5 width (16.33”). A cache-sexe, or pikuran, from the Kirdi people of Cameroon. The name of Kirdi - which in Arabic means non-Muslim - is attributed to the many ethnic groups, animist, of Sudanese origin, who live in the northern Cameroon: Mafa, Massa, Kapsikì,...

Kuchi Dress – Afghanistan

1950'-1960'. Approx. cm. 110,0 high x cm. 135,0 width (57.48" x 12.59"). Excellent conditions.  Kuchi are Pashtun from southern and eastern Afghanistan. Kuchi, means 'nomad' in the Persian language. The Kuchi mostly keep sheep and goats. The produce of the animals (meat, dairy products, hair and wool) is exchanged or sold in...

Cache Sexe – PIKURAN – Kirdi – CameroonCache Sexe – PIKURAN – Kirdi – Cameroon

Mid 20th century. Vegetable fibers, beads. Cm. 16,0 (6.29”) high x cm. 47,0 (18.50”) width. A cache-sexe, or pikuran, from the Kirdi people of Cameroon. The name of Kirdi - which in Arabic means that infidel non-Muslim - is attributed to the many ethnic groups, animist, of Sudanese origin, who...

Woven Straw Leather Carpet – Tuareg – NigerWoven Straw Leather Carpet – Tuareg – Niger

Approx. cm. 40,0 width x cm. 94,0 long (15.7 x 37.0 Inches) Authentic old straw mat decorated with Leather strips that form traditional Tuareg geometric designs. 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...