- ORIGIN: Oyo
- TRIBE: Ogbomosho
- HEIGHT: 10.25, 10.25 in. - 26, 26 cm
- CATALOGUE OF THE IBEJI No. 751
- ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE IBEJI No. 451
- CARVER: -
- IBEJI ARCHIVE No. 55v21
- EXPERTISED/APPRAISED VALUE: $ 4,850
Pair of Male & Female Ogbomosho
A very nice pair of Ibeji from Ogbomosho, in the Oyo tribe territory.
An old pair male and female from the Ogbomosho town, in the Oyo tribe territory. This is a scarce type of Ibeji from this town. The main characteristic of these Ibeji are the nose and the mouth, which have the same width. To be noticed also the very large hands and the particular shape of the eyes. Both Ibeji have many scarifications on the face and on the abdomen.