Rare pair of diminutive ibedjis featuring... - Lot 166 - Millon

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Rare pair of diminutive ibedjis featuring... - Lot 166 - Millon
Rare pair of diminutive ibedjis featuring two male twins encamped on sandals of massive proportions used for ritual movement in sacred boxes. They display expressions of respect
Hard wood, old patina of honey and brown use, traces of natural pigments, multicoloured milking beads
Yoruba, Nigeria, late nineteenth-early twentieth century
Provenance given orally by the buyer: private collection Holland. Ex gallery Jan Becker Amsterdam
15 x 6.5 cm; 15 x 6.5 cm
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