Yoruba. <em>Figure Head (Ogo Elegba)</em>, late 19th or early 20th century. Wood, indigo, cowrie shells, hide, 4 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul B. Taylor, 78.118.9. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 78.118.8_78.118.9_78.118.10_bw.jpg)

Figure Head (Ogo Elegba)

Artist:Yoruba

Medium: Wood, indigo, cowrie shells, hide

Dates:late 19th or early 20th century

Dimensions: 4 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 2 3/4 in.

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Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H6, 7E

Accession Number: 78.118.9

Image: 78.118.8_78.118.9_78.118.10_bw.jpg,

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