This is an excellent tribally used cimier or headcrest with a wizened and wise bronze matriarchal figure securely mounted atop a raffia helmet. It is very old and RARE yet wonderfully preserved with great old patina. Probably used for generations before ending up in the hands of a collector. Style/motif/patina seem to indicate early 1900s.The crest figure is missing a portion of one finger on the right hand. The piece is 18 high, and weighs 2390 gms. The item "RARE TRIBAL TIKAR CAST BRONZE CIMIER HEADCREST from CAMEROON 18" is in sale since Wednesday, November 18, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\African\1900-Now\Figures & Sculptures".
The seller is "mrj33" and is located in Euless, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.