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  • X2006.5.1 Gelede Mask

    X2006.5.1 Gelede Mask

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    Headdress with motorcycle and rider (ere gelede)
    Artist: Eloi Lokossou (Republic of Benin, artistäs dates unknown)
    Yoruba peoples
    Republic of Benin
    Early 1990’s
    Wood and paint
    Fowler Museum at UCLA. Anonymous Gift. X2006.5.1

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  • X2010.16.65a,b Beaded Crown

    X2010.16.65a,b Beaded Crown

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    Beaded crown (ade-la)
    Yoruba peoples, Nigeria
    Early 20th century
    Glass beads, carved wood, plant fiber, cotton textile, leather, basket frame
    Fowler Museum at UCLA; Gift of Barbara and Joseph Goldenberg; X2010.16.65A, B

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  • Yoruba Dance wand (ogo Elegba)

    X64.311 Dance wand (ogo Elegba)

    X64.311 Dance wand (ogo Elegba)

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    Object Name: Dance wand (ogo Elegba)

    Artist: Unknown

    Culture: Yoruba peoples

    Place of Origin: Nigeria

    Date/Era: Collected prior to 1958

    Medium/Materials: Wood, covwrie shells, leather, indigo

    Dimensions: H: 37 cm

    Credit Line: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Museum purchase.

    Accession Number: X64.311

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  • X65.10855 Beaded fly whisk

    X65.10855 Beaded fly whisk

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    Beaded fly whisk
    Nigeria
    Yoruba peoples
    Glass, beads, cloth, thread, hair, wood
    1935
    L: 71 cm, Diam: 7 cm (L: 27.95 in, 2.75 in)
    Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Wellcome Trust. X65.10855

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  • Wood, paint, and laundry bluing Yoruba Headdress (ere gelede)

    X65.4742 Headdress (ere gelede)

    X65.4742 Headdress (ere gelede)

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    Object Name: Headdress (ere gelede)

    Artist: Attributed to Labintan (Otta, Nigeria, d. ca. 1930)

    Culture: Yoruba peoples

    Place of Origin: Otta, Nigeria

    Date/Era: Late 19th to 20th century

    Dimensions: L: 31 cm

    Medium/Materials: Wood, paint, laundry bluing

    Credit Line: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Wellcome Trust.

    Accession Number: X65.4742

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  • Yoruba Helmet mask (aguru Epa)

    X65.7432 Helmet mask (aguru Epa)

    X65.7432 Helmet mask (aguru Epa)

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    Object Name: Helmet mask (aguru Epa)

    Artist: Unknown

    Culture: Yoruba peoples

    Place of Origin: Northern Ekiti, Nigeria

    Date/Era: Collected before 1924

    Dimensions: H: 122 cm

    Medium/Materials: Wood, paint, metal, plant fiber, plant gum

    Credit Line: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Wellcome Trust.

    Accession Number: X65.7432

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  • Wood Yoruba Queen Victoria figure

    X65.9049 Queen Victoria figure

    X65.9049 Queen Victoria figure

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    Object Name: Queen Victoria figure

    Artist: Unknown

    Culture: Yoruba peoples

    Place of Origin: Ijebu, Nigeria

    Date/Era: Early 20th century

    Medium/Materials: Wood

    Dimensions: H: 61.7 cm

    Credit Line: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Wellcome Trust.

    Accession Number: X65.9049

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  • Wood and pigment Yoruba Headdress (ere egungun olode)

    X65.9051 Headdress (ere Egungun olode)

    X65.9051 Headdress (ere Egungun olode)

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    Object Name: Headdress (ere egungun olode)

    Artist: Attributed to Adugbologe (d. Circa. 1940)

    Culture: Yoruba peoples

    Place of Origin: Abeokuta, Nigeria

    Date/Era: Made prior to 1922

    Dimensions: H: 45.0 cm, W: 41.0 cm, D: 33.0 cm (H: 17.7 in, W: 16.1 in, D: 12.9 in)

    Medium/Materials: Wood and pigment

    Credit Line: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Wellcome Trust.

    Accession Number: X65.9051

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  • X65.9053 Beaded crown with veil

    X65.9053 Beaded crown with veil

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    Beaded crown with veil
    Nigeria
    Yoruba peoples
    Glass beads, fiber, cloth, wood
    1934
    H: 50 cm, W: 18 cm, D: 21.5 cm (H: 19.68, W: 7.08 cm, D: 8.46 in)
    Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Wellcome Trust. X65.9053

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  • X65.9148 Headdress (ere egungun olode)

    X65.9148 Headdress (ere egungun olode)

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    Headdress (ere egungun olode)
    Yoruba peoples
    Nigeria
    19th-early 20th century
    Wood, cotton, cloth, paint
    H: 31.0 cm, W: 47.0 cm, D: 37.0 cm (H: 12.2 in, W: 18.5 in, D: 14.5 in)
    Folwer Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Wellcome Trust. X65.9148

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  • X65.9948 Neck pendant with beaded fringe

    X65.9948 Neck pendant with beaded fringe

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    Neck pendant with beaded fringe
    Nigeria
    Yoruba peoples
    Wood, leather, glass beads, iron
    46 cm (18.11 in)
    Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Wellcome Trust. X65.9948

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  • Cotton and ingigo Dye Yoruba Resist-dyed cloth (adire eleko)

    X66.1149AB Resist-dyed cloth (adire eleko)

    X66.1149AB Resist-dyed cloth (adire eleko)

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    Object Name: Resist-dyed cloth (adire eleko)

    Artist: Unknown

    Culture: Yoruba peoples

    Place of Origin: Nigeria

    Date/Era: Mid-20th century

    Medium/Materials: Cotton, indigo dye

    Dimensions: 189 x 165 cm

    Credit Line: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Ralph L. Beals.

    Accession Number: X66.1149AB

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