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Twin Figure: Male (Ibeji)

Artist:
Obembe Alaiye
Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Nigeria, Efon-Alaiye region
Culture:
Yoruba peoples, Ekiti group
Medium:
Wood, blueing, nails
Dimensions:
Height 11-3/8 in.
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Morton Lipkin, 1958
Accession Number:
1978.412.336
Not on view
Mr. and Mrs. Morton Lipkin, New York, until 1958; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1958–1978

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