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Old February 4th, 2014, 01:29 AM   #1
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Bamiléké Architecture [Africa][Cameroon]

An overview on Bamiléké people (since I guess they're new to you).



Religious attires



Bamiléké sword

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Old February 4th, 2014, 01:30 AM   #2
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women's houses in Bamum

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Old February 4th, 2014, 01:35 AM   #3
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a building in Batoufam



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Old February 4th, 2014, 01:49 AM   #4
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building in Bamendjou

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buildings in Bana

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details of an unidentified building

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Palace of Bali



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a small building in Bali

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palace of the Quenn Mother in Foumban

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one of the last traditional builduings left in Bafut



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How does it differ from other tribal architectural styles?
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How does it differ from other tribal architectural styles?
Since when Bamiléké people are called a tribe?
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really interesting!!
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Palace of Bandjoun (the roof is used as a granary)











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