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Ethnological Museum of Berlin Afrika [III C 15018]

Büffel

http://www.smb-digital.de/eMuseumPlus?service=ImageAsset&module=collection&objectId=2033783&resolution=superImageResolution#5044095 (Ethnologisches Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: Ethnologisches Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Hans-Joachim Radosuboff (CC BY-NC-SA)

Description

Kopfaufsatzmaske in Form eines Büffels aus dem Dorf Bandeng in dem Kameruner Grasland. Bandeng befindet sich heute nördlich der Stadt Bafoussam in West-Kamerun. In dieser Umgebung repräsentierten Darstellungen von Büffeln häufig Adelige, die im Palast eines Fürsten oder Königs dienten.

Angaben zur Herkunft:
[Kurt von] Pavel (19.5.1851 - 17.1.1933), Sammler
19. Jahrhundert
Kamerun (Land)
Grasland (Region)
Bandeng (Dorf und Ethnie)

Material/Technique

Holz

Measurements

Objektmaß: 17,5 x 28 x 59 cm

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Object from: Ethnological Museum of Berlin

The Ethnologisches Museum (Ethnological Museum) evolved from the collections of the royal cabinets of art and since its foundation in 1873 has become ...

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[Last update: 2019/10/01]

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