Portrait head of the Oni with beaded crown & plume.
12th-14th c African (West) Ife Sculpture
(c. 1100 - c. 1600)
London. British Museum.
The Oni was the king of Ife. His crown is painted red to represent carnelian beads.
YORUBA | Portrait head of the Oni with beaded crown & plume. | c. 1100-1399 | West African | Yoruba
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