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Yoruba Divination Bowl, Nigeria, #0273

Price: $950.00

Height: 9.5"
Width: 4.5"
Depth: 5.25"

Title: Divination Bowl, 'Agere Ifa'
Material: Carved Wood
People: Yoruba
Country: Nigeria
The palm nuts used in divination are kept in a carved container or cup called ‘Agere Ifa.’ A high priest or diviner, also called the ‘Babalawo’, mediates between the ancestral realm and the living through the divination process known as Ifa. The cup is supported by figures of a mother and child. #0273

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