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Divination tray

Artist

Artist Unknown

Date

mid-20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G254
Divination tray, Artist Unknown
Ifa Divination Board: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Tools, Equipment and Utilitarian Objects | Wood
Size: 9 x 10 1/2 x 10 in. (22.9 x 26.7 x 25.4 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Nigeria, West Africa region
Culture: Yoruba culture, Africa, Nigeria, West Africa region
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: Three figures as a support for a round top. PL figure is holding drum, center figure is on a horse and PR is female with a child on her back. Figures on irregularly shaped base.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 92.1
Artist: Artist Unknown, French, 1485 - about 1556
Role: Artist
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1485 - about 1556
Added to Site: February 28, 2009