From: Nigeria

Curatorial Section: African

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Object Number AF3671
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Yoruba
Provenience Nigeria
Section African
Materials Wood
Iconography Men | Woman

Round wooden dish with hinged lid supported by five figures, only one of which is in native costume (female, in a short skirt and sash). The others are islamized natives in long shirts or smocks, one bearded wears a turban. His face is painted yellow, probably an Arab.

Height 25 cm
Width 19 cm
Depth 18 cm
Credit Line Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number 25121 - Field No SF

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