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Shango Wand, 20th century

  • Yoruba, African

Wood, pigment, and nails

  • Overall: 26 3/8 × 9 15/16 × 3 5/8 inches (67 × 25.2 × 9.2 cm)

Gift of Robert Jacobs

1986.71

On View

  • African: Yoruba Spiritual Life

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

Robert B. Jacobs (Birmingham, Michigan, USA)

1987-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Yoruba, African, Shango Wand, 20th century, wood, pigment, and nails. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Robert Jacobs, 1986.71.