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Divination Bowl (Agere Ifa)

Date: 20th century
Medium: wood and stain
Overall: 8 1/4 x 6 1/8 x 7 3/4 in. (21 x 15.6 x 19.7 cm)
Classification: Containers
Credit Line: Gift of Alan Potamkin
Object number: 2007.48.84
DescriptionThe chicken is the animal most often used as a sacrificial offering. The humble domestic bird is therefore a symbol of devotion and communication with the spirit world.
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