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Unknown Yoruba

Pair of Yoruba Wooden Ibeji Dolls with Cowrie Shell Cloaks, 20th Century AD

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10 3/8 × 3 1/2 in
26.4 × 8.9 cm
Unique
$7,500
location
West Hollywood, Beverly Hills, London, Seoul, Hong Kong
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Barakat Gallery
West Hollywood, Beverly Hills, +3 more
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Twinning as a biological phenomenon is exceptionally common among the Yoruba. Parents of twins …

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Twinning as a biological phenomenon is exceptionally common among the Yoruba. Parents of twins greet their birth as both a blessing and a burden. Twins double everything. They are twice as much trouble, but bring twice as much good fortune to those parents who give them proper care. Twins were thought to exist in …

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Twinning as a biological phenomenon is exceptionally common among the Yoruba. Parents of twins …

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Twinning as a biological phenomenon is exceptionally common among the Yoruba. Parents of twins greet their birth as both a blessing and a burden. Twins double everything. They are twice as much trouble, but bring twice as much good fortune to those parents who give them proper care. Twins were thought to exist in …

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Unknown Yoruba

Pair of Yoruba Wooden Ibeji Dolls with Cowrie Shell Cloaks, 20th Century AD

Wood
10 3/8 × 3 1/2 in
26.4 × 8.9 cm
Unique
$7,500
location
West Hollywood, Beverly Hills, London, Seoul, Hong Kong
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
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