IBIBIO EKON PUPPET FIGURES, Nigeria

These Ibibio puppets have been vetted as being authentic with signs of age and use.


 

IBIBIO
Figure 1
37.5" high
$1500

 

IBIBIO
Figure 2
36" high
$1000

IBIBIO
Figure 12
37" high
$1500

IBIBIO
Figure 9
17" high
$800


IBIBIO
Figure 8
17" high
$600

IBIBIO
Figure 10
17" high
$600


Despite its appearance, the puppet below shows no evidence of age or use and was probably made to be sold.

IBIBIO
Figure 11
27" high
$800



Photographs © Hamill Gallery

IBIBIO, EKON PUPPET FIGURES, Nigeria

Ekon, an Ibibio men's association, uses puppets to parody village life and satirize the prominent members of the community.


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