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Vintage 1970s African Tribal Wisdom Basket


Original 1970s Tribal Kuba handmade wisdom basket made by The Nyim. Beautiful artisan beadwork in black , white and red with hand sewn cowrie shells. This really is a statement piece and museum quality. Please note there are signs of age related wear with some of the beadwork becoming loose. It is believed in meetings and gatherings of the people that he or she who holds the basket also hold the wisdom, hence the name ‘Wisdom Basket’. Height of basket approx 45cm The lid does come off the basket for the storage of sacred items. This is a truly stunning item of ceremonial regalia and magic. £145.00 with UK postage £12.99 International customers please email for the best postage deals to your country. Multi buys on the site will receive a postage discount at the checkout or a refund via Paypal.


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