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Ifa Diviner's Necklace (Odigba Ifa)

Date:
20th century
Geography:
Nigeria
Culture:
Yoruba peoples
Medium:
Glass beads, cloth
Dimensions:
H. 13 1/2 x W. 15 in. (34.3 x 38.1 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Beadwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Claire and Michael Oliver, 1998
Accession Number:
1998.200
Not on view
Dr. Jeffrey S. Hammer, New York, until about 1983; Claire and Michael Oliver, New York, about 1983–1998

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