About this artwork
A Yoruba diviner strikes a tapper against his tray to call the deity of fate, Orunmila, to the proceedings. The middle section of this ivory tapper depicts a kneeling hunter who clutches a bow and arrow in his right hand and a large crocodile in his left.
- Tapper (Iroke Ifa)
- Nigeria (Object made in)
- H.: 47 cm (18 1/2 in.)
- Gift of Richard Faletti, the Faletti Family Collection