Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Vessel

Date:
17th–18th century
Geography:
Nigeria
Culture:
Yoruba peoples, Owo group
Medium:
Ivory, wood or coconut shell inlay
Dimensions:
Height 5 in.
Classification:
Bone/Ivory-Containers
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.17.129
Not on view
H.H. the Prince de Ligne, Belgium, and descendents, from before 1825 until1968; (Sotheby's, London, June 25, 1968, no. 145); (Sotheby Parke-Bernet and Co., London, November 30, 1981, no. 262); (Christie's, South Kensington, London, June 28, 1988, no. 85); Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, New York, until 1991

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