Female Twin Figure

Ibeji, (Yoruba) Nigeria
Early 20th Century

This Ibeji figure is from the Igbomina region, most likely by Ajasse. This carver has created a stylized human form that has fantastic exaggerated features. This example has been cared for and used for decades; the traces of cam wood on the body and overall wear to the face clearly speak to this. In overall excellent condtion.

This figure stands 12.5 inches tall.

SOLD / IN1011