Collections: Items Tagged "amhara"

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On View: Pair of Twin Figures (Ere Ibeji)

Ere ibeji are carved by the Yoruba primarily as memorial figures for twins. (The Yoruba have the highest recorded birth rate for twins in th...

Hiroshige's One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.

    On View: Standing Female Figure (Gheonga)

    This female gheonga figure most likely accompanied a male figure in a Bwiti shrine. A gheonga figure represents an ancestor, who is called u...

     
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