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Standing female figure with each foot on a small base. The hands rest at the sides and around the neck, waist, and ankles are strings of various colored beads. Cowrie shells are strung around the wrists. The pupils of the eyes are metal and on each cheek there are three vertical grooves. The hair is in a rounded comb-like shape with designs of arches and diagonal lines, coated in blue pigment. 
Yoruba (Yoruba (culture or style))
Female Twin Figure
1940 – 1950
Museum Purchase made possible by the Friends of the Museum of Art