Ibeji Youruba Statuette - Nigeria / Benin 05 flag

Ibeji Youruba Statuette - Nigeria / Benin 05
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Object description :

"Ibeji Youruba Statuette - Nigeria / Benin 05"
Statuette of a standing male figure. This type of figure is called "Ibeji" and was used in the worship of twins.
Wood with beautiful patina of use, partially covered with red pigment and adorned with a pearl necklace.
Original representation where special importance was placed on the teeth.
It keeps a nail in one eye.
Youruba people, Benin / Nigeria 20th century
H.: 27.50 cm
Price : 340 €
Period:20th Century
Style:Tribal Art
Condition : Etat d'usage

Material : Bois massif
Height : 27.50 cm

Reference : 586670
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