Nigeria, Oyo/Ogbomoso Area, Yoruba / Egungun costume / 1920-1950Nigeria, Oyo/Ogbomoso Area, Yoruba
Egungun costume

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Creator Name: Yoruba
Creator Nationality: African; West African; Nigerian
Creator Name-CRT: Nigeria, Oyo/Ogbomoso Area, Yoruba
Title: Egungun costume
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Creation Start Date: 1920
Creation End Date: 1950
Creation Date: 1920-1950
Object Type: Textiles
Materials and Techniques: Cotton fabric, silk fabric, wool fabric, meta, leather, mirrors, buttons, wood
Dimensions: 72 x 66 in. (182.88 x 167.64 cm)
AMICA Contributor: Dallas Museum of Art
Owner Location: Dallas, Texas, USA
ID Number: 1995.35
Credit Line: Dallas Museum of Art, Textile Purchase Fund
AMICA ID: DMA_.1995.35
AMICA Library Year: 2002
Media Metadata Rights: ? Dallas Museum of Art

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