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Lot 0029 Details

Description
  • Origin: Nigeria - Africa
  • Date: 3th quarter 20th century
  • Materials: Bush fibers, textile, beads
  • Size: 40 cm
  • Additional Info: An Oba's crown represents the highest level of authority vested in Yoruba rulers. Referred to as an ade, the bead-embroidered crown is the foremost attribute of the ruler. An oba's crown may also be referred to as an adenla, or great crown. Andenlas are elaborate conical headdresses, like the ade, but feature a heavily beaded veil that covers the face. Sold without stand

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  • Location: This item ships from the Netherlands

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  • Condition
    Good
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    An Oba's crown

    Estimate $300 - $500Jan 24, 2018
    Starting Price $1
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