"Ibeji Youruba Statuette - Nigeria / Benin 08"
Statuette of a standing female 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. Scarifications on the chin and beautiful original headdress.
Youruba people, Benin / Nigeria
H.: 27 cm