Examine art, politics, and religion in the African gallery, which traces the end of the 19th-century Yoruba kingdoms and the rise of the Yoruba within the British protectorate of Nigeria.

Kathryn Gunsch, Teel Curator of African and Oceanic Art
Two Mondays, October 31 and November 7, 1–2:30 pm


Above: Arowogun (Areogun) of Osi-Ilorin, Diviner’s Bowl (opon igedeu), no date. 1991.1066. Wood, pigment traces. Gift of William E. and Bertha L. Teel.

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