YORUBA GELEDE HEADDRESSES ARCHIVES 3

The Gelede Headdresses on this page have all been SOLD and are left here for educational purposes.

 

Yoruba
Gelede 21
SOLD

 

Yoruba
Gelede 22
SOLD

Yoruba
Gelede 24
SOLD


Yoruba
Gelede 00
SOLD

Yoruba
Gelede 13
SOLD
 

Yoruba
Gelede 48
SOLD

Yoruba
Gelede 19
13" high
SOLD

YORUBA
Gelede 41
11" high
SOLD

YORUBA
Gelede 45
14.5" high
SOLD

Yoruba
Gelede 33
11" high
SOLD

Yoruba
Gelede 31
10.5" hgih
SOLD



Yoruba
Gelede 25
11" high
SOLD

 

Yoruba
Gelede 11
SOLD

Yorba
Gelede 12
SOLD
 

Yoruba
Gelede 14
SOLD
 

Yoruba
Gelede 15
SOLD
 

 

Yoruba
Gelede 16
SOLD

Yoruba
Gelede 1

SOLD

 

Yoruba
Gelede 4

SOLD

 

Yoruba
Gelede 6

SOLD

 

Yoruba
Gelede 8

SOLD

 

Yoruba
Gelede 10

SOLD

 

Yoruba
Gelede 17
SOLD

Yoruba
Gelede 18
SOLD
 

Yoruba
Gelede 30
SOLD 

 

Yoruba
Gelede 32
SOLD
 

Photographs © Tim Hamill

YORUBA GELEDE HEADDRESSES 3

Gelede, a male association, uses the aesthetic power of sculpture, costume, song and dance to placate and please women, who have special spiritual power. Often with elaborate superstructures, the headdresses appear as identical pairs in the dances.

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