Loom figure

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Object number: Z 12328

Description: Okeeke. Wooden figure. A human head is positioned at the top ending in broad square shoulders, without a neck in between. The figure squares down into the two functional legs. Used for holding rollers on the weaving loom.

Cultural sub-group: Yekhee

Town: Ijeba/Kukuruku/Uzebba

Measurements: 16 cm long, 7.5 cm wide