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Culture: Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century (24)
Culture: Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century (24)
Ifá diviner's necklace (òdìgbà Ifá)
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1995.23©
Headdress
Bamgboye of Odo-Owa (Nigerian, c. 1895-1978)
1991.165©
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©
Crown
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1995.22©
Container
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, Oyo, 20th century
1974.208©
Veranda Post
probably by Agbonbiofe (Nigerian, 1945)
1969.55CCCC0
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©
Dancewand
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba,, 20th century
1974.207©
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©
Helmet
Guinea Coast, Nigeria,Yoruba people, late 19th-early 20th century
1969.5CCCC0
Staff
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
2007.186©
Coronet (oríkògbófo)
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1998.278©
Tray
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1993.235©
Coronet
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1998.279©
Mother and Child Figure
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.342©
Figure
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, early 20th century
1972.339©
Figure Pair
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1973.220©
Costume
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1976.187©
Costume
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1976.188©
Mask
Adugbologe (Nigerian, c. 1940)
1974.206©
Mask
Guinea Coast, Nigeria or Republic of Benin, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.327©
Mask
Adugbologe (Nigerian, c. 1940)
1969.4©
Bag
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1993.234©
Mask
Africa, Guinea Coast Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1921.1531©
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Ifá diviner's necklace (òdìgbà Ifá)
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1995.23Cloth, glass beads, cardboard, cotton, probably wool, and 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©
Headdress
Bamgboye of Odo-Owa (Nigerian, c. 1895-1978)
1991.165Wood and paintOverall: 137.2 cm (54 in.)John L. Severance Fund and Gift of Mary Price©
Pair of Twin Figures
Fakeye School (Nigerian)
1972.332Wood, organic material, probably bluing, glass beads, and natural fiberEach: 28 cm (11 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Crown
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1995.22Cloth (probably cotton and wool), glass beads, reeds, cardboard, wood, plant fiber, cotton, and 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©
Container
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, Oyo, 20th century
1974.208Wood, paint, and iron alloyOverall: 45.7 cm (18 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Veranda Post
probably by Agbonbiofe (Nigerian, 1945)
1969.55Wood, probably tar, cloth, and ironOverall: 106.6 cm (41 15/16 in.)James Albert and Mary Gardiner Ford Memorial FundCCCC0
Pair of Twin Figures
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.334Wood, organic material, probably bluing, glass beads, and natural fiberEach: 27.3 cm (10 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Dancewand
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba,, 20th century
1974.207Wood, glass beads, colorant, and natural fiberOverall: 38.7 cm (15 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Pair of Masks
Duga of Meko, Nigeria (Yoruba people)
1975.168Wood and paintPart 1: 77.7 cm (30 9/16 in.); Part 2: 86 cm (33 7/8 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Helmet
Guinea Coast, Nigeria,Yoruba people, late 19th-early 20th century
1969.5Wood and paintOverall: 62.9 cm (24 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
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©
Coronet (oríkògbófo)
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1998.278Cloth, glass beads, and threadOverall: 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©
Coronet
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1998.279Cloth, glass beads, and threadOverall: 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©
Mother and Child Figure
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1972.342Wood, paint, glass beads, natural fiber, and ironOverall: 59.1 cm (23 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Figure
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, early 20th century
1972.339Wood, probably bluing, and organic materialOverall: 38.7 cm (15 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Figure Pair
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1973.220Copper alloy and ironOverall: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Costume
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1976.187Cotton, velvet, flannel, dye, faux fur, leather, cowrie shellsOverall: 167.6 x 66 x 40.6 cm (66 x 26 x 16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Costume
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1976.188Cotton, velvet, flannel, leather, dye, probably wood, cowrie shells, metalOverall: 152.4 x 58.4 x 40.6 cm (60 x 23 x 16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Mask
Adugbologe (Nigerian, c. 1940)
1974.206Wood and paintOverall: 35.5 cm (14 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©
Mask
Adugbologe (Nigerian, c. 1940)
1969.4Wood, colorant, and plant fibersOverall: 26.8 cm (10 9/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Bag
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1993.234Leather, glass beads, and natural fiberOverall: 29.3 x 27.2 cm (11 9/16 x 10 11/16 in.)Gift of Drs. James and Gladys Strain©
Mask
Africa, Guinea Coast Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1921.1531Wood and paintOverall: 17.8 x 26.8 x 23 cm (7 x 10 9/16 x 9 1/16 in.)Gift of W. A. Price©