Costume - Plant fibre - Egun - Yoruba - Nigeria

Description
Costume - Plant fibre - Egun - Yoruba - Nigeria
Excellent

Close to the Egun, this outfit of a Babalawo individual (or Babaaláwo, pronounced Baba-a-láwo) is a priest of Ifa. The Ifa is a system of divination which represents the teachings of the orisha Orunmila, the orisha of Wisdom.

Lot details
Object
Costume
Indigenous object name
Egun
Ethnic group/ culture
Yoruba
Region/ country
Nigeria
Material
Plant fibre
Condition
Excellent
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
75×60×3 cm
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