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Yoruba Polychrome Carved Wood Shrine Group

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2893B
Lot:
7
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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2893B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 06, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Yoruba Polychrome Carved Wood Shrine Group, Abeokuta area, Nigeria, a mounted warrior with weapons on one side and female attendant on the other, attributed to Oniyide or his son, ht. including weapon 25 1/2, wd. 14 1/2 in.

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Estimate $200-300


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Keywords

Nigeria, Ethnic groups in Nigeria, Yoruba people

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