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Object Number:
AF2077B
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Edo (Africa)
Provenience:
Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Section:
African
Materials:
Bronze
Copper Alloy
Iconography:
Male Face
Description:
Man's face; pointed beard, no tribe marks; probably representing a European. Forehead terminating above in three corone like points; nose aquiline.
Height:
17.7cm
Width:
11.6cm
Depth:
7.4cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from W. O. Oldman
Other Number:
29238   -   Dealer's Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery ( Aug 1995)
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African Gallery (1987 - 1994)
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Iyare: Splendor and Tension in Benin's Palace Theater (01 Nov 2008 - 01 Mar 2009)
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