Detail of the Tusk on an Altar Decoration


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Detail of the  Tusk on an Altar Decoration
D. Anthony Mahone

Although this tusk is not made from ivory, the artist attempted to imitate the low-relief carvings of actual royal tusks. The upper image is that of the "FESTAC mask", the ivory pendant that represents Oba Esigie's mother, whose ivory rep


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