Divination Plate

Unidentified Yoruba maker

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Overall: 16 1/4 in. (41.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Harry A. Franklin Family Collection

2019.97.25

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Nigeria

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Course History

REL 14, AAAS 18, Introduction to African Religions, Robert Baum, Spring 2014

Provenance

Acquired by Harry A. Franklin (1904-1983), Los Angeles, California, date unknown; bequeathed to the Harry A. Franklin Family Collection, Los Angeles, California, 1983; lent to present collection, 1996; given to present collection, 2019.

Old Number

VF 322; A0349; EL.996.25.30301

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