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Ibedji Twins in CoweryClothing.
19th-20th c African (West) Yoruba Sculpture

YORUBA Anonymous
c. 1800-1920
19th-20th c
Lyon. Musée d'Histoire Naturelle de Lyon.
Twins were considered very special. If one died the parents kept a statue of the other and dressed and cared for it.

Caption: YORUBA | Ibedji Twins in CoweryClothing. | c. 1800-1920 | Nigerian | Yoruba

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