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2 edition of introduction to the art of Ife. found in the catalog.

introduction to the art of Ife.

Nigeria. National Museum (Lagos)

introduction to the art of Ife.

by Nigeria. National Museum (Lagos)

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Published by Nigerian Museum in Lagos .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria,
  • Ife.
    • Subjects:
    • Sculpture -- Nigeria -- Ife.,
    • Head in art.,
    • Terra-cotta sculpture -- Nigeria -- Ife.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title : The art of Ife.

      Other titlesArt of Ife.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN7399.N52 I335 1955
      The Physical Object
      Pagination28 p. :
      Number of Pages28
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1135945M
      LC Control Number94103102
      OCLC/WorldCa4434402

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