A fine Yoruba male Ibeji figure
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All Items: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: African: Sculpture: Pre 1930: item # 1168824
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|From the Egbado, Ilogbo Yoruba area, Nigeria, West Africa. Early 20th C, showing a fine, softened, encrusted surface, overall. The male figure stands 10"H x 3"W. In very fine condition with some slight, old losses to the high coiffure. PROVENANCE: EUGENE BEHLEN COLLECTION, EX-HEAD OF EXHIBITIONS DEPT. SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION, WASH. D.C., 1958-1983.|