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Object Number:
AF5079
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Edo (Africa)
Provenience:
Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Culture Area:
West Africa
Section:
African
Materials:
Bronze
Description:
Small carved wooden cylinder with the circle of flaring, wooden pegs at each end for holding tympana.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Four Thousand Years of Music (18 May 1950 - Apr 1958)
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Iyare: Splendor and Tension in Benin's Palace Theater (01 Nov 2008 - 01 Mar 2009)
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Bibliography:

[Book] Brown, Martha M. 2009. Iyare! Splendor & Tension in Benin's Palace Theatre: An African Curriculum for Students. : Page/Fig./Plate: 6
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