Vintage Bamum Bronze Tobacco Pouch from Cameroon

Regular price £295.00

A stunning vintage tobacco pouch/medicine container with lid from Bamum, Cameroon, crafted in bronze in the early 20th century. It is likely to have been crafted using the lost-wax casting method. The design is unusual and very striking. Leather fringing completes this amazing item. Beautiful patina. A wonderful collector’s piece.

Date:

Early 20th century

Material:

Bronze and leather

Dimensions:

27.5 cm (h) x 19.0 cm (w) x 9.5 cm (d) exc. fringe
10¾" (h) x 7½" (w) a 3¾" (d) exc. fringe

Weight:

1.5 kg

Ref:

TBP-718


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