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Culture: Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century (23)
Pair of Masks
Duga of Meko, Nigeria (Yoruba people)
1975.168©
Mask
Duga of Meko, Nigeria (Yoruba people)
1975.168.1©
Mask
Duga of Meko, Nigeria (Yoruba people)
1975.168.2©
Container
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, Oyo, 20th century
1974.208©
Pair of Twin Figures
Fakeye School (Nigerian)
1972.332©
Twin Figure
Fakeye School (Nigerian)
1972.332.1©
Twin Figure
Fakeye School (Nigerian)
1972.332.2©
Veranda Post
probably by Agbonbiofe (Nigerian, 1945)
1969.55©
Mother and Child Figure
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.342©
Crown
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1995.22©
Necklace
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1995.23©
Figure Pair
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1973.220©
Mask
Adugbologe (Nigerian, c. 1940)
1974.206©
Pair of Twin Figures
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.334©
Twin Figure
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.334.1©
Twin Figure
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.334.2©
Mask
Adugbologe (Nigerian, c. 1940)
1969.4©
Mask
Guinea Coast, Nigeria or Republic of Benin, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.327©
Dancewand
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba,, 20th century
1974.207©
Headdress
Bamgboye of Odo-Owa (Nigerian, c. 1895-1978)
1991.165©
Helmet
Guinea Coast, Nigeria,Yoruba people, late 19th-early 20th century
1969.5CCCC0
Costume
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1976.188©
Costume
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1976.187©
Bag
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1993.234©
Coronet
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1998.278©
Tray
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1993.235©
Staff
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
2007.186©
Mask
Africa, Guinea Coast Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1921.1531©
Coronet
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1998.279©
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Pair of Masks
Duga of Meko, Nigeria (Yoruba people)
1975.168WoodPart 1: 77.7 cm (30 9/16 in.); Part 2: 86 cm (33 7/8 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Mask
Duga of Meko, Nigeria (Yoruba people)
1975.168.1WoodOverall: 77.7 cm (30 9/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Mask
Duga of Meko, Nigeria (Yoruba people)
1975.168.2WoodOverall: 86 cm (33 7/8 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Container
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, Oyo, 20th century
1974.208Wood and pigmentOverall: 45.7 cm (18 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Pair of Twin Figures
Fakeye School (Nigerian)
1972.332Wood and pigmentEach: 28 cm (11 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Twin Figure
Fakeye School (Nigerian)
1972.332.1Wood and pigmentOverall: 28 cm (11 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Twin Figure
Fakeye School (Nigerian)
1972.332.2Wood and pigmentOverall: 28 cm (11 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Veranda Post
probably by Agbonbiofe (Nigerian, 1945)
1969.55Wood, metal, clothOverall: 106.6 cm (41 15/16 in.)James Albert and Mary Gardiner Ford Memorial Fund©
Mother and Child Figure
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.342Wood and pigmentOverall: 59.1 cm (23 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Crown
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1995.22Cloth, glass beads, basketry, cardboard, wood, feather quillsDiameter: 26.8 cm (10 9/16 in.); Overall: 105.9 cm (41 11/16 in.); Cone: 35.1 cm (13 13/16 in.); Fringe: 55.3 cm (21 3/4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings Fund©
Necklace
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1995.23Cloth, glass beads, cardboard, woodOverall: 49.5 cm (19 1/2 in.); Bag: 21.5 x 19.6 cm (8 7/16 x 7 11/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings Fund©
Figure Pair
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1973.220BrassOverall: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Mask
Adugbologe (Nigerian, c. 1940)
1974.206Wood and pigmentOverall: 35.5 cm (14 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Pair of Twin Figures
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.334Wood and pigmentEach: 27.3 cm (10 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Twin Figure
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.334.1Wood and pigmentOverall: 27.3 cm (10 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Twin Figure
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.334.2Wood and pigmentOverall: 27.3 cm (10 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Mask
Adugbologe (Nigerian, c. 1940)
1969.4Wood and pigmentOverall: 26.8 cm (10 9/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Mask
Guinea Coast, Nigeria or Republic of Benin, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.327WoodOverall: 40.7 cm (16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Dancewand
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba,, 20th century
1974.207Wood, beads, and pigmentOverall: 38.7 cm (15 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Headdress
Bamgboye of Odo-Owa (Nigerian, c. 1895-1978)
1991.165Carved and painted woodOverall: 137.2 cm (54 in.)John L. Severance Fund and Gift of Mary Price©
Helmet
Guinea Coast, Nigeria,Yoruba people, late 19th-early 20th century
1969.5WoodOverall: 62.9 cm (24 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Costume
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1976.188Cotton, cowrie shells, metal, velvet, leather (?)Overall: 152.4 x 58.4 x 40.6 cm (60 x 23 x 16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Costume
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1976.187Cotton, cowrie shells, velvetOverall: 167.6 x 66 x 40.6 cm (66 x 26 x 16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Bag
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1993.234Beadwork on leatherOverall: 29.3 x 27.2 cm (11 9/16 x 10 11/16 in.)Gift of Drs. James and Gladys Strain©
Coronet
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1998.278Cloth, glass beadsOverall: 19 x 19 x 18 cm (7 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 7 1/16 in.)Gift of Drs. James, Gladys, Jay, Jeffrey, and Jamie Strain©
Tray
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1993.235WoodDiameter: 42 cm (16 9/16 in.); Overall: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. James and Gladys Strain©
Staff
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
2007.186IronOverall: 117 x 14 x 10 cm (46 1/16 x 5 1/2 x 3 15/16 in.)Gift of Arthur Olson©
Mask
Africa, Guinea Coast Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1921.1531Painted woodOverall: 17.8 x 26.8 x 23 cm (7 x 10 9/16 x 9 1/16 in.)Gift of W. A. Price©
Coronet
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1998.279Cloth, glass beadsOverall: 12.7 x 19.5 x 19.7 cm (5 x 7 11/16 x 7 3/4 in.)Gift of Drs. James, Gladys, Jay, Jeffrey, and Jamie Strain©