Description
Twin Ibedji Yoruba
Nigeria
Wood, pigments, beads, organic residues
H.: 20 cm.

Female anthropomorphic statuette with conical headdress tinted blue. Straight body, powerful limbs, short legs, hands placed along the thighs. The eyes are bulging and encrusted with a red pupil. The cheeks are marked with characteristic scarification. Presence of organic residues that confuse the lower limbs with the circular base.

Ancient, authentic object.

Consultant: Jean-Pierre LACOSTE
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Twin Ibedji Yoruba
Nigeria
Wood, pigments, beads, organic residues
H.: 20 cm.

Female anthropomorphic statuette with conical headdress tinted blue. Straight body, powerful limbs, short legs, hands placed along the thighs. The eyes are bulging and encrusted with a red pupil. The cheeks are marked with characteristic scarification. Presence of organic residues that confuse the lower limbs with the circular base.

Ancient, authentic object.

Consultant: Jean-Pierre LACOSTE