YORUBA FIGURE 6, NIGERIA

 

Photographs © Tim Hamill

Yoruba
Figure 6
15" high
$2000 

This figure has been vetted as old and authentic, with evidence of age and use.

These figures, some of which were brightly painted, were placed on altars in shrines or displayed at special ceremonies. The wand-like staffs were also carried during ceremonies. Several are depicted in colonial wear..

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