Museum Educational Site Licensing Project: Content Selection Working Group

MESL Content Selection
Fowler Museum of Cultural History

Fowler Museum of Cultural History, UCLA
First Distribution, African Art

List of items included in distribution of 8/18/95

X64.104
Male figure. Height 49.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X64.107
Headdress; mask; (ere gelede). Height 25.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X64.1208
Pipe. Length 8.8 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X65.1393
House post; (opo Oshugbo). Height 183.7 cm.
Yoruba. Ekiti(?); Efon(?); Nigeria.


X65.1526
Female figure; (akua'ba). Height 27.0 cm.
Fante. Ghana.


X65.1608
Stool; (dwa). Height 63.5 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X65.1612
Chair; (asipim). Height 58.4 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X65.3613
Sword; (ada ogun). Length 57.1 cm.
Yoruba. Abeokuta; Nigeria.


X65.4742
Mask; (ere gelede). Height 24.1 cm.
Yoruba. Otta?; Aworri; Nigeria.


X65.4743
Helmet mask; (ere gelede). Height 27.9 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X65.4751
Female figure. Height 36.1 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X65.5382
Stool; (dwa). Height 36.8 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X65.5794A
Horn; instrument. Length 91.4 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X65.6082
Cloth; (aso). 212.0 cm by 147.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X65.6085
Blouse; (buba). 139 cm by 124 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X65.7295
Dance wand; (oshe shango). Height 47.6 cm.
Yoruba. Oyo; Nigeria.


X65.7432
Mask; (aguru epa). Height 121.9 cm.
Yoruba. Northern Ekiti; Nigeria.


X65.8214
Head. Height 15.0 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X65.8215
Funerary artifact(?). Height 20.5 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X65.8218
Figure fragment; funerary artifact?. Height 28.0 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X65.8226A
Gold dust container; (kuduo)?. Diameter 8.5 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X65.8237
Helmet mask; (ere egungun). Height 66.7 cm.
Yoruba. Abeokuta; Egba; Nigeria.


X65.8239
Tapper; (iro ifa). Height 37.5 cm.
Yoruba. Egba?; Ijebu?; Nigeria.


X65.8240
Staff; (edan Oshugbo). Height 16.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X65.8243
Headdress; mask; (ere egungun). Height 31.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X65.8244
Helmet mask; (ere gelede). Height 17.8 cm.
Yoruba. Aworri; Nigeria.


X65.8245
Mask; (ere gelede). Height 25.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X65.9044
Staff; (edan Oshugbo). Height 23.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X65.9045
Staff; (edan Oshugbo). Height 25.1 cm.
Yoruba. Ijebu; Nigeria.


X65.9047
Staff; (edan Oshugbo). Height 14.6 cm.
Yoruba. Ijebu; Nigeria.


X65.9048
Male figure; (onile). Height 27.3 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X65.9049
Queen Victoria. Height 61.7 cm.
Yoruba. Ijebu; Nigeria.


X65.9050
Queen Victoria. Height 35.5 cm.
Yoruba. Ijebu; Nigeria.


X65.9051
Headdress; mask; (ere egungun). Height 44.5 cm.
Yoruba. Abeokuta; Egba; Nigeria.


X65.9052
Gourd; (igba lali). Height 31.1 cm.
Yoruba. Ilorin; Nigeria.


X65.9148
Headdress; (ere egungun). Height 30.5 cm.
Yoruba. Abeokuta; Egba; Nigeria.


X65.9222
Divining chain; (opele). Length 109.0 cm.
Yoruba. Oyo; Nigeria.


X65.9948
Neck pendant. Length 39.4 cm.
Yoruba. Oyo; Nigeria.


X65.10840
Enrile vessel lid; (omori). Height 16.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X65.10858
Doll; (omolan-gidi). Height 22.2 cm.
Yoruba. Oyo; Nigeria.


X65.10859
Headdress; mask; (ere gelede). Length 27.94 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X65.10862
Staff; (edan oshugbo). Height 15.9 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X65.10864
Kneeling male figure; (onile). Height 15.2 cm.
Yoruba. Ijebu; Nigeria.


X66.66
Figure. Height 17.8 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X66.67
Figure. Height 25.7 cm.
Akan. Ahinsau; Ghana.


X66.68
Figure. Height 19.1 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X66.892A
Pot; (abusua kuruwa). Diameter 44.0 cm.
Asante. Kumasi; Ghana.


X66.893A
Bowl; (fib fon?). Diameter 15.7 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X66.911
Heddle pulley. Diameter 13.3 cm.
Asante. Bonwire; Ghana.


X66.912
Heddle pulley. Length 11.0 cm.
Asante. Bonwire; Ghana.


X66.921
Cloth; (adinkra printed). 340.0 cm by 240.0 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X66.924
Cloth; ("Kente"; nsaduaso). 183.0 cm by 140.0 cm.
Asante. Bonwire; Ghana.

X66.927
Cloth; ("Kente"; nsaduaso). 312.0 cm by 212.0 cm.
Asante. Bonwire; Ghana.


X66.932A
Pot; (abusua kuruwa). Diameter 16.8 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X67.2145
Female figure; (ere ibeji). Length 28.6 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X67.2151A
Female figure; (ere ibeji). Length 30.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X69.66
Palace door; (ilekun). Height 182.5 cm.
Yoruba. Ekiti; Nigeria.


X69.67
Palace door; (ilekun). Height 182.5 cm.
Yoruba. Ekiti; Nigeria.


X70.129
Divination tray; (opon ifa). Length 26.67 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X70.130
Divination tray; (opon ifa). Length 41.0 cm.
Yoruba. Ketu; Republic of Benin.


X70.131
Dance wand; (oshe shango). Length 13.97 cm.
Yoruba. Pobe; Anago; Republic of Benin.


X70.132
Divination tray; (opon ifa). Length 38.1 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X70.134
Helmet mask. Height 35.56 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X70.136
House post; (opo). Height 134.6 cm.
Yoruba. Ketu; Republic of Benin.


X70.137
House post; (opo). Height 131.4 cm.
Yoruba. Ketu; Republic of Benin.


X70.139B
Staff; (opa osanyin). Diameter 22.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X70.194
Eshu dance wand; (ogo elegba). Height 40.6 cm.
Yoruba. Iseyin; Nigeria.


X70.646
Divination tray; (opon ifa). Diameter 38.1 cm.
Yoruba. Efon; Nigeria.


X70.648
Divination tray; (opon ifa). Diameter 26.7 cm.
Yoruba. Erin-Ilobu-Oshogbo Sector; Nigeria.


X70.650
Eshu dance wand; (ogo elegba). Height 32.4 cm.
Yoruba. Igbomina; Nigeria.


X70.652
Eshu staff; (ogo elegba). Height 15.2 cm.
Yoruba. Abeokuta; Egba; Nigeria.


X70.654
Eshu dance wand; (ogo elegba). Height 37.5 cm.
Yoruba. Igbomina; Nigeria.


X70.657
Headdress; (ere gelede). Height 27.3 cm.
Yoruba. Otta; Nigeria.


X70.658
Pot; (sapona). Height 33.0 cm.
Yoruba. Ede; Nigeria.


X70.659
Eshu dance wand; (ogo elegba). Height 45.7 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X70.663
Divination bowl; (agere ifa). Diameter 21.0 cm.
Yoruba. Ibarapa; Nigeria.


X70.675
Divination bowl; (agere ifa). Height 20.6 cm.
Yoruba. Ede; Nigeria.


X70.679
Heddle pulley holder. Height 15.2 cm.
Yoruba. Ibadan; Nigeria.


X70.680
Heddle pulley holder. Height 13.3 cm.
Yoruba. Ede?; Ibadan?; Nigeria.


X70.681
Female figure. Height 25.4 cm.
Yoruba. Otta; Nigeria.


X70.685
Female figure; (edan oshugbo). Height 12.7 cm.
Yoruba. Otta; Nigeria.


X70.686
Edan oshugbo. Height 16.7 cm.
Yoruba. Otta; Nigeria.


X70.689
Staff; (edan oshugbo). Height 14.6 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X70.690
Staff; (iwano ogun). Height 31.8 cm.
Yoruba. Abeokuta; Nigeria.


X70.696
Brass figures; (edan oshugbo). Height 29.2 cm.
Yoruba. Ijebu-Ode?; Nigeria.


X70.812
Helmet mask; (ere gelede). Height 24.1 cm.
Yoruba; Idowu Olalaiye; Aiye Onaneye?. Otta; Aworri; Nigeria.


X70.816
Drum; (kanango). Height 25.4 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X70.822
Cloth; (adire eleko). 166 cm by 191 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X70.981
Cloth. 78.7 cm by 198.1 cm.
Asante. Bonwire; Ghana.


X70.985
Helmet mask; (ere gelede). Height 26.7 cm.
Yoruba. Republic of Benin.


X70.986
Helmet mask; (ere gelede). Height 26.7 cm.
Yoruba. Ketu; Republic of Benin.


X70.990
Headdress; mask; (ere gelede; alagbede). Height 59.7 cm.
Yoruba. Meko?; Nigeria?; Ketu?; Republic of Benin?.


X70.991
Figure. Height 27.3 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X70.992
Figure. Height 27.9 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X70.998
Divination tray; (opon ifa). Length 32.4 cm.
Yoruba. Ketu; Republic of Benin.


X70.1169A
Container; (ile ori). Height 37.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X71.640A
Male figure; (ogo elegba). Height 75.6 cm.
Yoruba. Oshogbo Area; Nigeria.


X71.640B
Female figure; (ogo elegba). Height 84.5 cm.
Yoruba. Oshogbo Area; Nigeria.


X71.641
Female figure; (ere ibeji). Height 28.6 cm.
Yoruba. Igbomina; Nigeria.


X71.645
Female figure with child. Height 60.3 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X71.647
Male figure; (ogo elegba). Height 36.8 cm.
Yoruba. Abeokuta; Egba; Nigeria.


X71.648
Female figure; (obalufon). Height 90.2 in.
Yoruba. Southeastern Oyo; Ogbomosho; Ilobu; Nigeria.


X71.649
Male figure; (obalufon). Height 86.4 cm.
Yoruba. Southeastern Oyo; Ogbomosho; Ilobu; Nigeria.


X71.650
Thundergod pedestal; (odo shango). Height 27.6 cm.
Yoruba. Oshogbo; Nigeria.


X71.653
Shrine. Length 33.6 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X72.599
Headdress; (ere egungun). Height 21.6 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X72.602
Rattle. Height 29.2 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X73.558
Male figure. Height 9.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X73.621
Cloth (adinkra printed). 304.80 cm by 198.12 cm.
Asante. Kumasi; Ghana.


X73.623
Cloth (adinkra printed). 345.44 cm by 406.4 cm.
Asante. Kumasi; Ghana.


X73.628
Shawl. 193.04 cm by 48.26 cm.
Asante. Bonwire; Ghana.


X73.704
Figure grouping. Height 9.2 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X73.707
Male figure. Height 5.08 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X74.1275
Mask; (ere egungun). Height 27.7 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X74.1276
Sword; (ogun). Length 51.8 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X74.1277
Crown; (ade orisa funfun; ade babalawo). Height 27.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X74.1278
Thundergod pedestal; (odo shango). Height 35.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X75.605
Divination bowl; (agere ifa). Height 14.4 cm.
Yoruba?. Republic of Benin.


X75.888
Mask; headdress; (ere egungun). Height 41.3 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X75.907
Mirror case. Height 37.4 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X76.672A
Vessel; (abusua kuruwa). Height 24.2 cm.
Asante. Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X76.673A
Clapper; percussion instrument. Height 34.7 cm.
Asante. Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X76.1640
Gourd. Diameter 23.8 cm.
Yoruba. Oyo; Nigeria.


X76.1643
Gourd. Diameter 24.1 cm.
Yoruba. Oyo; Southwest Nigeria.


X76.1763
Shirt; (agbada, dansiki). 107.0 cm by 109.0 cm.
Yoruba. Oyo; Iseyin; Southwest Nigeria.


X76.1764
Pants; (sokoto). Length 92.0 cm.
Yoruba. Oyo; Iseyin; Nigeria.


X76.1765
Hat; (ikori). Height 22.0 cm.
Yoruba. Oyo; Iseyin; Nigeria.


X76.1783
Cloth; (adire eleko). 164.0 cm by 176.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X76.1790
Robe; (agbada). 185.42 cm by 121.92 cm.
Yoruba. Oyo; Iseyin; Nigeria.


X77.898
Equestrian figure; (Elesin ileke). Height 28.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X77.902A
Crown of bayanni; (ade bayanni). Height 56.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X77.1354
Headdress; (ere egungun). Height 38.1 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X77.1393
Beaded male puppet; (osanyin). Height 28.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X77.1517
Head. Height 12.7 cm.
Akan. Twifo Heman; Ghana.


X78.134A
Female figure. Height 86.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X78.459
Thundergod pedestal; (odo shango). Height 39.5 cm
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X78.492
Female figure. Height 36.2 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X78.1937
Cloth; (adire). 169.0 cm by 204.5 cm.
Yoruba. Lagos; Nigeria.


X78.2145
Chair; (hwedom). Height 105.0 cm.
Asante. Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X78.2146
Divination tray; (opon ifa). Diameter 31.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X78.2148A
Beaded Shoes; (Bata Ileke). Length 27.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X78.2149
Bandolier; (odigba ifa). Length 95.8 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X78.2150
Pouch; (odigba ifa). Length 92.7 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X78.2151
Foot cushion; (timuntimun). Height 21.9 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X79.73
Bark cloth beater. Length 28.0 cm.
Akan; Brong. Hani; Brong-Ahafo Region; Ghana.


X79.171
Cloth; ("Kente"). 110.5 cm by 188.0 cm.
Asante. Kumasi; Ghana.


X79.1027
Figure. Height 50.0 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X80.306
Bracelet. Height 11.7 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X80.379A
Vessel; (abusua kuruwa). Height 19.4 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X80.691
Helmet mask; (ere epa). Height 100.4 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X80.801
Doll; (akua'ba). Height 26.5 cm.
Fante. Ghana.


X80.902
Male figure. Height 36.8 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X80.911
Stool; (dwa). Length 62.8 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X80.912
Stool; (dwa). Length 56.5 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X81.231
Female figure. Height 28.0 cm.
Fante. Ghana.


X81.1296
Cloth; ("Kente"; nsaduaso). 96.5 cm by 157.4 cm.
Asante. Kotoku; Akyem; Ghana.


X81.1297
Cloth; ("Kente"; nsaduaso). 184.0 cm by 290.0 cm.
Asante; Ewe?. Dampong; Kotoku; Akyem; Ghana.


X81.1570
Mask; headdress; (ere egungun). Height 47.0 cm.
Yoruba. Abeokuta; Nigeria.


X82.222
Comb; (adinkra). Length 22.0 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ntonso; Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.223
Comb; (adinkra). Length 39.7 cm.
Akan; Asante. Asokwa; Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.235
Stick; (adinkra). Length 34.8 cm.
Akan; Asante. Asokwa; Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.238
Stamp; (adinkra). Length 7.3 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ntonso; Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.241
Stamp; (adinkra). Length 13.5 cm.
Akan; Asante. Asokwa; Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.250
Stamp; (adinkra). Diameter 7.0 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ntonso; Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.274
Stamp; (adinkra). Width 9.5 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ntonso; Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.279
Stamp; (adinkra). Length 9.3 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ntonso; Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.302
Stamp; (adinkra). Width 6.1 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ntonso; Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.303
Stamp; (adinkra). Length 12.0 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.304
Stamp; (adinkra). Diameter 8.6 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.305
Stamp; (adinkra). Length 5.7 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.316
Stamp; (adinkra). Width 7.6 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.332
Stamp; (adinkra). Length 9.2 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.392
Stamp; (adinkra). Diameter 3.9 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ntonso; Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.401
Stamp; (adinkra). Length 9.4 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ntonso; Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.441
Stamp; (adinkra). Length 11.0 cm.
Akan; Asante. Asokwa; Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.448
Stamp; (adinkra). Height 6.3 cm.
Akan; Asante. Asokwa; Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.450
Stamp; (adinkra). 7.1 cm square.
Akan; Asante. Ntonso; Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.477
Stamp; (adinkra). Diameter 5.3 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ntonso; Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.621
Head. Height 15.9 cm.
Akan. Adanse District; Ghana.


X82.736
Cloth of the great; (akunitan). 596.0 cm by 200.0 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X82.884A
Box; (forowa). Height 28.1 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X82.885
Box; (forowa). Height 21.6 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X82.889A
Box; (forowa). Height 15.9 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X82.904
Wood gong. Height 50.5 cm.
Akan. Ghana.



X82.905
Pot Stand(?). Diameter 19.0 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X82.919
Vessel; (kuduo). Width 11.5 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X82.1068
Oil lamp. Height 34.9 cm.
Asante. Ashanti Region; Ghana.


X82.1178
Loincloth; (lebiri). 106.7 cm by 69.2 cm.
Frafra. Bonwire; Bolgatanga; Ghana.


X82.1179
Cloth; ("Kente"). 106.7 cm by 69.2 cm.
Frafra. Bolgatanga; Ghana.


X82.1180
Cloth; ("Kente"; nsaduaso). 146.8 cm by 83.8 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X82.1200
Staff finial; (okyeame poma). Height 30.2 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X82.1209
Figure; (akua'ba). Height 32.5 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X83.183A
Brass container; (kuduo). Height 15.2 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X83.199A
Stool; peg. Height 76.20 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ghana.


X83.208
Pipe. Height 13.3 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X83.300A
Container; (forowa). Length 10.5 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X83.309
Bowl; (kuduo). Diameter 17.8 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X83.333
Drum; (aburukuwa). Height 50.8 cm.

Akan. Ghana.


X83.593
Female figure. Height 26.7 cm.
Akan Brong. Ghana.


X83.791
Henna tube. Length 34.9 cm.
Yoruba. SW Nigeria.


X84.671
Comb; (duafe). Height 20.6 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X84.781
Head. Height 16.0 cm.
Akan; Aowin. Achimfu Site; Ghana.


X84.792A
Stool; (adamu dwa). Height 114.5 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X84.811
Divination tray; (opon ifa). Width 34.3 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X84.812
Divination tray; (opon ifa). Diameter 34.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X84.813
Dance wand; (oshe shango). Height 39.4 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X84.814
Dance wand; (oshe shango). Height 39.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X84.942
Container; (forowa). Height 26.0 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X85.266
Divination tray; (opon ifa). Height 28.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X85.268
Stool; (dwa). Length 58.4 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ghana.


X85.269
Stool; (dwa). Length 58.4 cm Height 50.8 cm Depth 27.3 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ghana.


X85.321
Drum. Height 94.0 cm.
Akan; Fante. Cape Coast?; Ghana.


X85.462
Drum; (ogbin Obatala). Height 49.5 cm.
Yoruba. Shajarou; Ijebu; W.Nigeria.


X86.387
Seated female figure with child. Height 30.5 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X86.967
Seated male figure. Height 10.8 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X86.1000
Male and female figures (edan Oshugbo). Height 20.9 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X86.1081
Beaded crown; (adenla). Height 96.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X86.1082
Beaded crown; (adenla). Height 40.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X86.1083A
Female figure bowl; (olumeye). Height 39.5 cm.
Yoruba. Abeokuta; Nigeria.


X86.1084A
Female figure; (ere ibeji). Height 26.2 cm.
Yoruba. Oyo Area; Nigeria.


X86.1086A
Female figure; (ere ibeji). Height 31.4 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X86.1107
Female figure with children. Height 43.4 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X86.1118
Bell; (omo). Height 21.5 cm.
Yoruba. Western Nigeria.


X86.1988
Cloth; ("Kente"; nsaduaso; Asasia). 179.0 by 180.3 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X86.2676
Container; (kuduo). Height 19.3 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X86.2833
Figure shrine. Height 65.2 cm.
Yoruba; Gara. Nigeria.


X86.2973
Drum; (agba Oshugbo). Height 116.5 cm.
Yoruba. Ushi-Ekiti; Nigeria.


X86.3660A
Container; (forowa). Height 14.9 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X86.3665A
Container; (forowa). Height 13.4 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X86.4487
Shrine. Height 43.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X86.4847A
Kuduo. Height 8.2 cm.
Akan; Asante. Ghana.


X87.380
Cloth; ("Kente"; nsaduaso). 364.0 cm by 218.0 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X87.505
Cloth; ("Kente"; nsaduaso). 302.5 cm by 181.4 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X87.506C
Cloth; ("Kente"; Nsaduaso). 186.0 cm by 108.5 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X87.1312
Double gong. Height 57.5 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X87.1426A
Vessel; (abusua kuruwa). Height 22.0 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X87.1577A
Male figure; (ere ibeji). Height 26.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X87.1578A
Female figure; (ere ibeji). Height 29.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X87.1579A
Female and male figures; (ere ibeji). Height 29.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X87.1679
Comb. Height 25.4 cm.
Fante. Ghana.


X87.1681
Fertility figure; (akua'ba). Height 24.0 cm.
Akan; Brong. Ghana.


X87.1682
Fertility figure; (akua'ba). Height 23.8 cm.
Akan; Brong. Ghana.


X87.1683
Fertility figure; (akua'ba). Height 31.0 cm.
Fante. Ghana.


X87.1684
Fertility figure; (akua'ba). Height 26.5 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X87.1685
Fertility figure; (akua'ba). Height 21.5 cm.
Akan; Brong. Ghana.


X87.1686
Divination tapper; (iroke ileke). Length 28.7 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X88.252
Beaded cap; (orikogbofo). Diameter 20.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X88.253
Beaded cap; (orikogbofo). Diameter 19.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X88.254A
Blouse; ("Kente"; nsaduaso). 57.5 cm by 60.7 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X88.254B
Woman's wrapper; ("Kente"; nsaduaso). 186.0 cm by 114.0 cm.
Asante. Bonwire; Ghana.


X88.289A
Staff and sheath; (ade ati ewu orisa oko). Length 150.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X88.289B
Sheath cap. Diameter 15.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X88.289C
Container lid. Diameter 3.3 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X88.1038
Staff; (opa ileke). Height 204.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X89.79
Drum. Height 62.5 cm.
Akan; Fante. Ghana.


X89.128D
Wrapper; (iro). 188.0 cm by 143.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X90.376
Cloth; (adanudo). 279.0 cm by 157.0 cm.
Ewe. Dzodze; Ghana.


X90.422
Musical instrument; rattle; (sere ileke). Length 34.3 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X90.696A
Divination bowl; (opon ifa). Height 44.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X91.29A
House post; (opo). Height 213.36 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X91.29B
House post; (opo). Height 213.36 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X91.80
Beaded cap; (orikogbofo). Height 19.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X91.144A
Container; (forowa). Height 16.5 cm.
Akan. Ghana.


X91.336
Door. Height 188.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X91.350
Dance wand; (ogo elegba). Height 50.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X91.361
Female figured housepost; (opo). Height 149.5 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X91.417
Ceremonial vessel; (erinle). Height 32.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X91.1635
Medicine container. Height 13.0 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X91.1636
Ceremonial sword; (udamalore); sheath; (ewe). Length 51.5 cm.
Yoruba. Owo; Nigeria.


X91.1638
Foot cushion; (timuntimun). Diameter 33.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X91.1641
Stool; (dwa). Height 23.5 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X91.2304
Woman's wrapper; ("Kente"; nsaduaso). 190.0 cm by 121.0 cm.
Asante. Ghana.


X92.159
Beaded bag; (Apo ileke). Width 24.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X92.160
Beaded shoe; (bata ileke). Length 30.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X92.177
Foot cushion; (timuntimun). Diameter 35.0 cm.
Yoruba. Nigeria.


X92.180
Staff fragment; (edan oshugbo). Height 30.0 cm.
Yoruba?. Nigeria?.


X94.34.1
Helmet mask; (ere epa). Height 118.5 cm.
Yoruba. Oke Igbira; Nigeria.


FDHR-01
Paramount Chief with full regalia.
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-02
Paramount Chief in full regalia.
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-03
Queen mother in full regalia.
Fante. Central Region, Ghana.


FDHR-04
Rings and bracelets.
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-05
Rings and bracelets.
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-06
Bracelets and necklaces.
Fante. Central Region, Ghana.


FDHR-07
Bracelets.
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.



FDHR-08
Bracelets, necklaces, rings, crown.
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-09
Rings, bracelets.
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana


FDHR-10
Crowns (abotire).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-11
Sandals (mpaboapa).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-12
Paramount Chief in great warshirt (batakari kese).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-13
Paramount Chief in great warshirt (batakari kese).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-14
Stool (dwa).
Effutu. Central Region, Ghana.


FDHR-15
Stool (dwa).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-16
Stool (dwa).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-17
Stool (dwa) on chair (hwedom).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-18
Stool (dwa).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-19
Sword bearer.
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-20
Eagle feather headdress (ntakerakye).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-21
Sword bearer.
Fante. Central Region, Ghana.


FDHR-22
Sword bearer.
Akuapem.


FDHR-23
Sword Ornaments (abosodee).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-24
State swords (afena) with ornaments (abosodee) and matching skull 
caps (krobonkye).


FDHR-25
State swords (afena) with ornaments (abosodee).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-26
State sword (afena).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-27
Sword ornament (abosodee).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-28
Sword ornament (abosodee).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-29
Sword ornament (abosodee).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-30
Sword ornament (abosodee).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-31
Sword ornament (abosodee).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-32
Sword ornament (abosodee).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-33
Sword ornament (abosodee).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-34
Sword ornament (abosodee).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-35
Senior counselors (okyeame).
Fante. Central Region, Ghana.


FDHR-36
Chiefs counselors (okyeame).
Fante. Central Region, Ghana.


FDHR-37
Counselor's staff (okyeame oma).
Asante. Kumase, Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-38
Counselor's staff (okyeame oma).
Akuapem. Akropong, Ghana.


FDHR-39
Counselor's staff (okyeame oma).
Fante. Central Region, Ghana.


FDHR-40
Counselor's staff (okyeame oma)
Asante. Kumase, Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-41
Counselor's staff (okyeame oma).
Asante. Kumase, Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-42
Counselor's staff (okyeame oma)
Fante. Central Region, Ghana.


FDHR-43
Counselor's staff (okyeame oma).
Fante. Central Region, Ghana.


FDHR-44
Counselor's staff (okyeame oma).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-45
Counselor's staff (okyeame oma).
Fante. Central Region, Ghana.


FDHR-46
Counselor's staff (okyeame oma).
Fante. Central Region, Ghana.


FDHR-47
Counselor's staff (okyeame oma)
Artist: Osei Bonsu. Asante. Kumase, Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-48
Counselor's staff (okyeame oma).
Fante. Central Region, Ghana.

FDHR-49
Counselor's staff (okyeame oma).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-50
Umbrella Finials (ntuatire).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-51
Chief in procession.
Fante. Central Region, Ghana.


FDHR-52
Chief in procession.
Fante. Central Region, Ghana.


FDHR-53
Chief in procession.
Fante. Central Region, Ghana.


FDHR-54
Chief in procession
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-55
Chief in palanquin.
Akuapem. Akropong, Ghana, 1976.


FDHR-56
Queen mother in palanquin
Fante. Central Region, Ghana.


FDHR-57
Women with kente wrappers.
Asante. Bonwire, Ghana.


FDHR-58
Women wearing kente.
Asante. Bonwire, Ghana.


FDHR-59
Women wearing kente.
Asante. Bonwire, Ghana.


FDHR-60
Treasury bags (nkotokwaa).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-61
Treasury bags (nkotokwaa).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-62
Treasury keys.
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-63
Chief's bodyguard.
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-64
Chief's body guard.
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-65
Bodyguard's regalia (ntoa).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


FDHR-66
Bodyguard's regalia (ntoa).
Asante. Ashanti Region, Ghana.


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