Cape for a member of the Ogboni society

Yoruba peoples
Mid-20th century
Artist Unidentified


Object Place: Nigeria

Dimensions

106.68 x 24.76 cm (42 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1998.567

Medium or Technique

Cloth, glass trade beads, three iron attachment rings

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Provenance

1998, gift of Paul and Cindy LeVasseur to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 31, 1998)

Credit Line

Gift of Paul and Cindy LeVasseur