Antique Yoruba Nigeria African Female Bronze Sculptor Bust Head
Ife Style Bronze Head of a Female.
Origin: Southwestern Nigeria
Circa: 20 th Century AD
Dimensions: 14" (35.6cm) high x 5.5" (14.0cm) wide
According to the Yoruba people, Ife was the place where the gods descended from the skies to populate the world. The children of the first god, Odudua, created their own kingdoms, and the kings of Ife are still considered semi-divine by... more»