Shoe (Bata ileke)

Date:
mid-20th century
Geography:
Nigeria
Culture:
Yoruba peoples
Medium:
Leather, cloth, beads, iron tacks
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 1/2 x 10 3/4in. (11.4 x 27.3cm)
Classification:
Beads-Costumes
Credit Line:
The Bryce Holcombe Collection of African Decorative Art, Gift of Bryce Holcombe, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.485.17
Not on view
Bryce P. Holcombe, New York, until 1982

LaGamma, Alisa. Art and Oracle: African Art and Rituals of Divination. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000.