Lost wax casting
The four legs joined by four braces, the whole carved with guilloches, loops, and zigzags.
Purchased from W. O. Oldman
[Book] Plass, Margaret B. 1959. Seven Metals of Africa.
[Book] Ben-Amos, Paula G. 1995. The Art of Benin. 1-128. : Page/Fig./Plate: 24
[Book] Hall, H. U. 1922. "Great Benin Royal Altar". XIII, No.2 (June). pp. 105-168. : Page/Fig./Plate: 156, 158
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