An old and rare male and female Ibeji pair from Ilorin village, in the Oyo tribe wide territory. The statuettes show a limited extension of light red camwood patina on the body and on the base. The faces show particural scarification carving lines, the hairstyles are high and the same for male and female. The male ibeji has small damage on the back of the head. The statuettes are enriched by many iron ornaments, called manillas, on the wrists and on the ankles.
This unique pair of Ibeji is pubblished In the Encyclopedia of the Ibeji, photo n. 490.
$5,200.00 Regular Price