Olowe of Ise, Ikere village, Ekiti region, Nigeria

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Description

Kneeling figure holding a bowl
19-20th C.
Wood, pigment, camwood, indigo
12 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 6 3/4"
Female figure holding a bowl; figure is kneeling and the arms hold the bowl. The bowl has vertical parallel decorations that encircle the perimeter of the vessel. The lines are painted white, black and red. Along the tope edge a row of triangular shapes are carved in low releif and painted white.

Date

19-20th C.

Creator

Olowe of Ise, Ikere village, Ekiti region, Nigeria

Source

Gift of Ceil and Michael Pulitzer

Identifier

2011.007.013

Collection

Citation

Olowe of Ise, Ikere village, Ekiti region, Nigeria, “Olowe of Ise, Ikere village, Ekiti region, Nigeria,” UCSB ADA Museum Omeka, accessed April 14, 2024, http://art-collections.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/14523.