Catholic Nun Figure

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Catholic Nun Figure

late 1950s

wood and pigment

height: 17 3/4 in. (45 cm)

Otooro, attributed to
(active Nigeria, mid 20th century - )

CREATION PLACE:

Oye Ekiti, southwest Nigeria, Africa

CULTURE OR GROUP:

Yoruba

OBJECT NAME:

figurines



CREDIT LINE:

Gift in honor of Richard and Barbara Faletti by their loving children: Martha Faletti Keilman, Joan Faletti Scottberg, Carol Faletti Wolfe, Michael J. Faletti, and Margo Anderson Faletti

OBJECT NUMBER:

2013-8-3

IMAGE USE:

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LOCATION:

African Gallery

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