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Shrine Figure (Ikenga)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Nigeria, Cross River region
Culture:
Igbo peoples
Medium:
Wood, camwood
Dimensions:
H. 16 3/8 x W. 4 3/8 in. (41.6 x 11.1 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Brian S. Leyden, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.538
Not on view
Mr. and Mrs. Brian S. Leyden, New York, until 1979

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