African tribal fine rare Yoruba Ibeji figure Anago Benin

African tribal fine rare Yoruba Ibeji figure Anago Benin

A finely carved rare male Ibeji figure from the Anango region of Benin

Standing upright with arms at side with bulging eyes, honey brown patina crown painted with blue dye the body encrusted with cam wood power libations from ritual usage.

with original bead work and metal adornment

Period: early 20th century,

Measures: Height 31 cm.

Price: Please inquire

 

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