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Unknown Yoruba

Yoruba Shango Dance Wand, 1890 AD to 1930 AD

Wood
14 1/2 × 6 1/4 in
36.8 × 15.9 cm
Unique
$2,400
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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This serene piece is a Shango dance wand or Ose Sango from the Nigerian Yoruba group. It is a …

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This serene piece is a Shango dance wand or Ose Sango from the Nigerian Yoruba group. It is a use-polished handle supporting a platform upon which is standing a woman holding a skull. The female figure at the centre of the piece is a woman blessed by Shango (not to be confused with Ova, his wife). In most of these …

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This serene piece is a Shango dance wand or Ose Sango from the Nigerian Yoruba group. It is a …

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This serene piece is a Shango dance wand or Ose Sango from the Nigerian Yoruba group. It is a use-polished handle supporting a platform upon which is standing a woman holding a skull. The female figure at the centre of the piece is a woman blessed by Shango (not to be confused with Ova, his wife). In most of these …

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Unknown Yoruba

Yoruba Shango Dance Wand, 1890 AD to 1930 AD

Wood
14 1/2 × 6 1/4 in
36.8 × 15.9 cm
Unique
$2,400
location
West Hollywood, Beverly Hills, London, Seoul, Hong Kong
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
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