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English: Figure of a Devotee of Shango Holding an Oshe Shango
English: Female figure with helmet like coiffure, painted with spots. Large, bulging eyes, and cheek scarification marks. figure wears a striped skirt, and is set on a flat oval base. No legs. Condition: Worn with abrasions and flaking. has been repaired. Checks from top of head through base.
English: late 19th or early 20th century
Dimensions 15 x 4 15/16 x 5 3/4 in. (38.1 x 12.5 x 14.6 cm)
institution QS:P195,Q632682
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Credit line Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
  • Culture: Nigeria
  • Place made: Nigeria
Source/Photographer Online Collection of Brooklyn Museum; Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.1518_front_PS5.jpg
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