Iron parade staff. Nigeria, Ogboni

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Iron parade staff, curved point. Brass handle represents a seated figure holding an adze in his hands, a bird atop his hairstyle.

Nigeria, Ogboni

Total height: 66 cm (26 in.) - Handle: 18 cm (7 in.).

Bibliography:
- Exhibition catalogue "Afrika Museum Berg en Dal par Dr Th. A.H.M Dobbelmann 1976 Het geheime Ogbnoni-genootschap"

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2012120094