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Left hand side - A655924, Carved wooden effigy or Ibedji figure made to represent a dead twin and acts as a receptacle for its spirit, with bead girdle, necklaces, anklets and brass armlets, Yoruba, Nigeria, 1871-1910. Right hand side - A655927, Carved wooden effigy or Ibedji figure made to represent a dead twin and acts as a receptacle for its spirits, female, standing with bead necklaces, girdle, anklets and brass armlets, Yoruba, Nigeria 1871-1910. Graduated matt black perspex background.
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Left hand side - A655924, Carved wooden effigy or Ibedji figure made to represent a dead twin and acts as a receptacle for its spirit, with bead girdle, necklaces, anklets and brass armlets, Yoruba, Nigeria, 1871-1910. Right hand side - A655927, Carved wooden effigy or Ibedji figure made to represent a dead twin and acts as a receptacle for its spirits, female, standing with bead necklaces, girdle, anklets and brass armlets, Yoruba, Nigeria 1871-1910. Graduated matt black perspex background., result 1 of 1

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Left hand side - A655924, Carved wooden effigy or Ibedji figure made to represent a dead twin and acts as a receptacle for its spirit, with bead girdle, necklaces, anklets and brass armlets, Yoruba, Nigeria, 1871-1910. Right hand side - A655927, Carved wooden effigy or Ibedji figure made to represent a dead twin and acts as a receptacle for its spirits, female, standing with bead necklaces, girdle, anklets and brass armlets, Yoruba, Nigeria 1871-1910. Graduated matt black perspex background.
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