University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:AF3672
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Yoruba
Provenience: Nigeria
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Iconography:Men
Women
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number:25122 - Dealer's Number

Description

Rounded wooden dish, with lid supported by four human figures, two male, two female. The men are blue wearing reddish-brown "shorts" with white waistbands. The women are reddish-brown, naked except for blue bracelets. One has a piece of paper knotted for a breech cloth.


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