African art > Jewels > Bracelet Kapsiki
Heavy adornment embellished with open-ended motifs. Golden patina with grey-green inlays.
The Kapsiki are one of the ethnic groups that make up the Kirdi group established in the extreme north of Cameroon. These 'pagans' (Kirdi) as the Islamic peoples have named them, include the Matakam, Kapsiki, Margui, Mofou, Massa, Toupouri, Fali, Namchi, Bata, Do ayo... They live on agriculture, fishing and livestock.