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Adenla, Great Sacred Crown



The sacred crown of the Yoruba people, with Dr. Henry J. Drewal (VIDEO)


Adenla, Great Sacred Crown
Unrecorded Artist from Nigeria
Yoruba Oyo style, early-mid-twentieth century
glass beads, cotton cloth and string, wood, plant fiber
Purchase funds provided by Lake Family Endowment for
the Arts of the Americas, Africa, and Oceania
2007.039