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Twin Ibedji Yoruba Nigeria Wood, fabric, cowries H.: 24 cm. Female anthropomorphic statuette with high headdress in characteristic striated shell. The bulging eyes are incised with a silvery pupil, the nose with flat nostrils is straight, the lips fleshy. The cheeks are marked by blue scarification. The body is covered with a red coat embroidered with cowrie shells, revealing the chest. An antique, authentic object.Consultant: Jean-Pierre LACOSTE

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