Shrine Figure (onile)

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Shrine Figure (onile)

18th century - 19th century

brass or bronze, and iron

5 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 2 in. (15 x 4 x 5 cm)

CREATION PLACE:

Ijebu-Ode region, Nigeria, Africa

CULTURE OR GROUP:

Yoruba

OBJECT NAME:

onile



CREDIT LINE:

Gift of Michael John Faletti, Faletti Family Collection

OBJECT NUMBER:

2000-5-2

IMAGE USE:

Open Access Image

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LOCATION:

African Gallery

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