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Twin Figure: Male (Ibeji)

Obembe Alaiye

Date: 19th–20th century
Geography: Nigeria, Efon-Alaiye region
Culture: Yoruba peoples, Ekiti group
Medium: Wood, blueing, nails
Dimensions: H x W x D: 11 3/8 x 2 7/8 x 2 7/8in. (28.9 x 7.3 x 7.3cm)
Classification: Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Morton Lipkin, 1958
Accession Number: 1978.412.335

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