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Lid for an "Agere Ifa" Bowl
Lid for an "Agere Ifa" Bowl
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Yoruba
Accession Number:
1994.105
Acquisition Date:
1994-10-13
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Gift of the AOA Docent Council and the Volunteer Council in honor of the M.H. deYoung Memorial Museum Centennial Year

carved in circular form, with looped hinges, surface in bas-relief is figure of prone male carrying a gun and other accoutrements

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