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Royal Cap (Orikogbofo)

A work made of glass, cloth, and string.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of glass, cloth, and string.

Date:

Early/mid–20th century

Artist:

Yoruba
Nigeria
Coastal West Africa

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Yoruba

Title

Royal Cap (Orikogbofo)

Place

Nigeria (Object made in)

Date

Made 1925–1950

Medium

Glass, cloth, and string

Dimensions

8.9 × 17.8 cm (3 1/2 × 7 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Donald Young and Shirley Weese Young

Reference Number

2015.302

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