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Dish

Dish Lid

Object Number:
AF3674
Current Location:
Culture:
Yoruba
Provenience:
Nigeria
Section:
African
Materials:
Wood
Iconography:
Horseman
Chief
Attendants
Wife
Leopard
Snake
Description:
Painted wooden circular dish with hinged lid supported by figures of horseman (chief) surrounded by smaller figures one on top of the other in pairs (4) representing wives and attendents. The lid is surmounted by a leopard holding a snake in its jaws.
Credit Line:
Purchased from W. O. Oldman
Other Number:
27035   -   Dealer's Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Imagine Africa with the Penn Museum (18 Sep 2011)
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