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Cape for a member of the Ogboni society

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Provenance

1998, gift of Paul and Cindy LeVasseur to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 31, 1998)

Credit Line

Gift of Paul and Cindy LeVasseur

African, Ogboni Society, Yoruba peoples, Nigeria, Mid-20th century,

Object Place

Nigeria (Western)

Dimensions

106.68 x 24.76 cm (42 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1998.567

Medium or Technique

Cloth, glass trade beads, three iron attachment rings

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Costumes