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Totem Pillar

Maker:
Lamidi Olonade Fakeye, 1928 - 2009, born Nigeria  Search this
Yoruba artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 183 x 22 x 20 cm (72 1/16 x 8 11/16 x 7 7/8 in.)
Type:
Architectural Element
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
ca. 1968
Topic:
bird  Search this
Household  Search this
mother and child  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
The Wil and Irene Petty Collection
Object number:
2008-5-20
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2008-5-20

Palace door

Object Name:
ilekun aafin
Maker:
Olowe of Ise, ca. 1875-ca. 1938  Search this
Yoruba artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, traces of pigment
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 207 x 88 x 15.9 cm (81 1/2 x 34 5/8 x 6 1/4 in.)
Type:
Architectural Element
Geography:
Ise, Ekiti region, Nigeria
Date:
ca. 1904-1910
Topic:
Commemorative  Search this
Leadership  Search this
equestrian  Search this
mother and child  Search this
musical instrument  Search this
weapon  Search this
horse  Search this
male  Search this
female  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Robert Kuhn
Object number:
88-13-1
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
Visionary: Viewpoints on Africa's Arts
On View:
NMAfA, Second Level Gallery (2193)
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_88-13-1

Veranda post

Maker:
Maku of Erin, died 1915, born Nigeria  Search this
Yoruba artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, pigment, metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 73.7 x 15.9 x 21.3 cm (29 x 6 1/4 x 8 3/8 in.)
Type:
Architectural Element
Geography:
Oshobo-Ilobu-Erin area, Nigeria
Date:
Before 1915
Topic:
Household  Search this
mother and child  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Walt Disney World Co., a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company
Object number:
2005-6-172
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2005-6-172

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