Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Diviner's Staff: Bird and Chameleons (Osun babalawo)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Nigeria, Southern region
Culture:
Yoruba peoples (?)
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 63 x 4 7/8 x 7 3/8in. (160 x 12.4 x 18.8cm)
Classification:
Metal-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Bryce Holcombe Collection of African Decorative Art, Gift of Bryce Holcombe, 1981
Accession Number:
1981.6
Not on view
Jay C. Leff, Allentown, PA; Bryce P. Holcombe, New York, until 1981

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