Osanyin staff

Osanyin staff

1900s
Culture
Yoruba
Locale
West Africa
staff
Wrought iron
Gift of Mary and Robert Cumming
2015.670

Yoruba artist, Osanyin staff, 1900s. Wrought iron; 23⅞ x 11 in. Denver Art Museum: Gift of Mary and Robert Cumming, 2015.670

Dimensions
height: 27 3/8 in, 69.5325 cm; diameter: 11 in, 27.9400 cm
Department
Native Arts
Collection
African Art
Known Provenance
Purchased probably late 1900s by Bob and Mary Cumming from Gallery Affrica, Washington DC; gifted 2015 to Denver Art Museum
Exhibition History
  • Fine Arts Museum of the South (now Mobile Museum of Art), Mobile, AL, 2/1994