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Ibeji Twins - Wood - Yoruba - Nigeria - Asian African Art
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Ibeji Twins – Wood – Yoruba – Nigeria

 150,00

Lot details
Dimensions: 26×8×8 cm
Weight: 400 g

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Description
Ibeji Twins – Wood – Yoruba – Nigeria
mid 20th century – Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Appealing Ibeji twins of the YORUBA tribe of Nigeria. One of the most famous Yoruba Ibeji woodcarvings is the figures that represent deceased twins. According to Yoruba faith, they affect the daily lives of family members so they were honored with libations and prayers.
Warm expression with a beautiful patina of age, good condition.

Provenance: former private collection from Belgium.

Shipping within 24 hours after the payment is received. Tracking number will be provided. Signature upon delivery. Fully insured.
May as well be viewed and picked up at the Asian African Art Gallery in Vessem (NL).

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