Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Sango Staff (Ose Sango): Janus

19th–20th century
Yoruba peoples
Wood, pigment
Height 11-3/4 in.
Credit Line:
Gift of Marc O. Rabun in memory of Bryce P. Holcombe, Jr., 1989
Accession Number:
Not on view
Marc O. Rabun, New York, until 1989

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