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Africa | Ritual bowl "agere ifa" from the Yoruba people of Nigeria | Wood, dark brown patina

Africa | Ritual bowl "agere ifa" from the Yoruba people of Nigeria | Wood, dark brown patina

Yoruba Epa (Olomoyeye) Mask, Nigeria http://www.imodara.com/post/104698209539/nigeria-yoruba-epa-ancestor-mask-olomoyeye

Yoruba Epa (Olomoyeye) Mask, Nigeria http://www.imodara.com/post/104698209539/nigeria-yoruba-epa-ancestor-mask-olomoyeye

Africa | Royal bowl ~ ' Agere Ifa' ~ from the Yoruba people from the Egba region of southwestern Yorubaland, probably in the area of Abeokuta, Nigeria | ca. prior to 1868

Africa - Royal bowl - ' Agere Ifa' - from the Yoruba people from the Egba region of southwestern Yorubaland, probably in the area of Abeokuta, Nigeria - ca. prior to

Africa | Mask "gelede" from the Yoruba people of Nigeria | Wood | "gelede" is a society exclusively for men. In the Southwest they used to send their masks to all the villages around in order to increase fertility and to repel harm. In some areas men begging for fertility of their women, are disguised like transvestites, wearing body masks of a pregnant woman together with the gelede helmet masks.

Africa | Mask "gelede" from the Yoruba people of Nigeria | Wood | "gelede" is a society exclusively for men. In the Southwest they used to send their masks to all the villages around in order to increase fertility and to repel harm. In some areas men begging for fertility of their women, are disguised like transvestites, wearing body masks of a pregnant woman together with the gelede helmet masks.

This veranda post is one of four sculpted for the palace at Ikere by the renowned Yoruba artist Olowe of Ise.

This veranda post is one of four sculpted for the palace at Ikere by the renowned Yoruba artist Olowe of Ise.

Africa | Divination bowl "agere ifa" from the Yoruba people of Nigeria | Wood, with brown patina, remains of kaolin | These types of bowls were used to keep palm nuts for the Ifa oracle

Africa | Divination bowl "agere ifa" from the Yoruba people of Nigeria | Wood, with brown patina, remains of kaolin | These types of bowls were used to keep palm nuts for the Ifa oracle

Africa | Pair of twin figures "ere ibeji" from the Yoruba people from Egbe area of Nigeria | Wood, encrustations with camwood powder, glass beads | Collected 1975 to 1982.

Africa | Pair of twin figures "ere ibeji" from the Yoruba people from Egbe area of Nigeria | Wood, encrustations with camwood powder, glass beads | Collected 1975 to 1982.

Yoruba Epa (Oloko) Helmet Mask, Nigeria http://www.imodara.com/post/103415776439/nigeria-yoruba-epa-ancestor-mask-oloko-leopard

Yoruba Epa (Oloko) Helmet Mask, Nigeria http://www.imodara.com/post/103415776439/nigeria-yoruba-epa-ancestor-mask-oloko-leopard

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