Lot 205: A Yoruba beaded diviner's sash

A Yoruba beaded diviner's sash, Yoruba ; Nigeria

Composed of multiple strands of various types of beads, separated by a large white glass bead, a trapezoidal beaded panel stating 'Chief Olo Jolofine Ile Ife' in white and yellow beads against a red and green ground beneath a floral motif. A fine old piece. L. 36"

Property of a New England Private collector

Ex. Charles Jones African Art, NC
Ex. A Private New York collector of beadwork

Price Realized: $100

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