Twin Figure: Male (Ibeji)

Date: 19th–20th century
Geography: Nigeria
Culture: Yoruba peoples, Oyo group
Medium: Wood, beads, camwood powder, metal, indigo
Dimensions: H x W x D: 10 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/4in. (27.3 x 7 x 7cm)
Classification: Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Jeffrey S. Hammer in memory of Mr. Paul R. Stokes, 1986
Accession Number: 1986.477.5

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