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African Carved Wood Ibeji Doll

Auction:
2473
Lot:
98
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2473
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

African Carved Wood Ibeji Doll, Yoruba, the male form with incised coiffure, beaded ornaments, traces of red ochre, (much wear to face), ht. 11 in.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

African people, Ethnic groups in Africa, Ibeji, Ochre, Yoruba mythology, Yoruba people

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