The Iyoba mask pendant is inspired by the first Queen mother of Benin Kingdom, Nigeria in the early sixteenth century. Historically, the Iyoba mask was created for Oba Esigie (King) in honour of his mother, Queen Idia.
The Iyoba is honored as a powerfully and politically astute woman who provided critical advisory and assistance to the Oba and royal subjects.
THIS IS A DIGITAL ITEM, IT ONLY EXISTS DIGITALLY AND WILL BE APPLIED TO YOUR PHOTO(s)
Material: digital gold.
Digital clothes fit all sizes.
About the brand:
Origho immortalises and re-interpretes heritage and culture, fusing rich traditional craftsmanship with modern technologies to create forms that empower, educate, and inspire social change. This collection is inspired by the intricately crafted gold and bronze regalia of revered African tribes including Ashanti, Akan and Asante of Ghana, Baule of Côte d’Ivoire, and Benin of Nigeria.
The collection uses a multicultural approach by fusing ancient African craftsmanship with modern western and European silhouettes to create unique works of art that educate on history and heritage.