Yoruba People

Ifa Divination Tray - Yoruba
SKU: afs-069

mid-20th century.
Wood with organic & mineral pigments.
(16 1/4" d. x 1 1/4" d.)

$1,500
Yoruba Gelede Mask
SKU: afm75

Yoruba people, Nigeria
wood w/ oil paint, nails
(15" h. x 9" w. x 13" d.)

$1200 (w/ custom stand)
Ibeji Twin Figures with cowrie jacket
SKU: afs-063

mid-20th century.
Figures wood with organic & mineral pigments. Jacket cotton fabric with cowrie shells.
(10 1/2" h. x 12 1/2" w. x 4" d. including the cowrie jacket)

Exhibited at Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center, Millville, New Jersey (July to December, 2016) for exhibit:  Sankofa.

$950/pair
Yoruba Eshu
SKU: afs-01

mid-20th century
Wood with red clay pigment, considerable wear.
(each 11"h x 3"w x 3 1/4" d.),

$750/pair
Yoruba Gelede Mask
SKU: afm10

Yoruba people, Nigeria
wood w/ oil paint (8 1/2"h. x 8"w. x 10"d.)

$750 (with stand)
"Rabbit" Yoruba Gelede Mask
SKU: AFM-01

Yoruba, Nigeria, mid-20th century
Wood with red, black, white oil paint, with remnants of red fabric costume (11"h x 7"w).  
Mounted on custom stand.
 

$650 (incl. custom stand)
Indigo Ashoké (aso oke) Cloth
SKU: ASC-24

Yoruba region, Nigeria.  Mid-20th century.
13-Strip-woven cotton dyed with indigo w/ turquoise silk or synthetic fiber thread.
(82" l. x 52" w.)

$575
Fine Old Ibeji Figure
SKU: afs-061

20th century
Wood
Provenance: from the collection of the late Marilyn Houlberg
(11" h. x 3 3/4" w. x 3 1/2" d.)

$500
Sanyan Silk, Cotton & Synthetic Ashoke Cloth
SKU: ASC-22

mid-20th century
14-Strip woven cotton, rayon. and wild moth silk textile w/ supplemental emboidery
(73"l. x 53"w.)

$500
Product Status: 
Returned to Consignor
Cotton Ashoke Cloth
SKU: ASC-21

mid-20th century
15-Strip woven cotton with Indigo and other dyes
(69"l. x 59"w.)

$475
Product Status: 
Returned to Consignor
Fine Old Ibeji Figure - Yoruba
SKU: afs-060

mid-20th century.
Wood with organic & mineral pigments.
(11" h. x 3 5/5" w. x 3 3/4" d.)

$450
Ibeji figure - Yoruba
SKU: afs-068

20th century
Wood
Provenance: from the collection of the late Marilyn Houlberg
(9 1/2" h. x 3 1/8" w. x 3 3/8" d.)

$325
Yoruba Mask
SKU: afm-53

wood w/ oil paint
(11"h. x 5 1/4"w. x 3"d.)

$325
Indigo Ashoké (aso oke) Cloth
SKU: ASC-027

Yoruba region, Nigeria.  Mid-20th century.
7-Strip-woven cotton dyed with indigo w/ turquoise silk or synthetic fiber thread.
(72" l. x 27 1/2" w.)

$300
Ibeji figure
SKU: afs-04a

mid-20th century.
Wood with organic & mineral pigments.

9 3/4" h. x 3 1/2" w.

$290
Fine Old Ibeji Figure - Yoruba
SKU: afs-062

20th century
Wood
(13" h. x 3 1/2" w. x 3 1/4" d.)

$450
Product Status: 
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Yoruba Indigo Resist-dye Adire Eleko Cloth
SKU: ind-10

Nigeria, c.1970
Cotton fabric cassava starch resist-dyed with natural indigo dye ( 76" x 65")

$250
Product Status: 
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