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wood, rich reddish brown shiny patina, black paint, abundantly adorned (three strings of glass beads/coconut discs each), encrusted with camwood powder, slightly dam., insect caused missing parts, cracks (base/head of the male figure)
H: 28/29 cm (male/female), H: 28/11,4 inch
Galerie Schwarz-Weiß, Munich, Germany
Manfred Pütz, Cologne, Germany
Lit.: Polo, Fausto, Enzyklopädie der Ibeji, 2008, ill. 572
Stoll, Gert, Ibeji, Zwillingsfiguren der Yoruba, München 1980, ill. 219 ff.
Continent: Africa


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Male/female pair of twin figures "ere ibeji" - Nigeria,

Estimate €2,000 - €4,000Mar 10, 2018