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Sango Staff: Male Figure (Ose Sango)

Duga of Meko
19th–20th century
Nigeria, Meko region
Yoruba peoples, Ijebu group
H.18 1/2 x W. 5 1/4 in. (47 x 13.3 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Ruth and Martin Kaiden, 1981
Accession Number:
Not on view
Ruth and Martin Kaiden, Scarsdale, NY, until 1981

Bascom, William Russell. "A Yoruba Master Carver: Duga of Meko." In Traditional Artist in African Societies, edited by Warren L. d'Azevedo. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1973.

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