University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF2060A
Current Location: Out on loan
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Section:African
Materials:Bronze
Copper Alloy
Technique:Lost wax casting
Iconography:Human Head
Height: 30cm
Width: 22.3cm
Depth: 22.3cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number25871 - Dealer's Number

Description


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Brown, Martha M. 2009. Iyare! Splendor & Tension in Benin's Palace Theatre: An African Curriculum for Students. : Page/Fig./Plate: 2View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Postcard. 2008. Invitation/Iyare! Splendor & Tension In Benin's Palace Theatre. : Page/Fig./Plate: FrontView Objects cited in this Publication
[Journal] "The Art of Great Benin" Vol.: Vol. 3, No.4. : Page/Fig./Plate: 76View Objects cited in this Publication

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