University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF2051
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Section:African
Materials:Bronze
Copper Alloy
Technique:Lost wax casting
Height: 11.1cm
Width: 3.4cm
Depth: 0.2cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number18101 - Dealer's Number

Description

Small. Thin sheet copper. Flounder-shaped, with handle. Main part perforated.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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