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Cup Stand

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Object Number:
29-94-2
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Owo-Yoruba
Provenience:
Nigeria
Kingdom of Benin
Culture Area:
Owo-Yoruba
Date Made:
19th century
Section:
African
Materials:
Ivory
Iconography:
Human Figures
Description:
Five supporting figures. Principle wears catfish headdress and cross on breast
Height:
18.5cm
Outside Diamater:
8.1cm
Credit Line:
From various documented sources before 1929
Other Number:
054   -   Cast Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Sculpture from the University Museum (22 Nov 1986 - 08 Feb 1987)
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Iyare: Splendor and Tension in Benin's Palace Theater (01 Nov 2008 - 01 Mar 2009)
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Evocative Images: African Sculpture from the University Museum (Traveling version of "African Sculpture from the University Museum") ( Sep 1988 - Apr 1990)
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Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: 64-65
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[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret. 1957. African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: 36
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[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret B. 1956. African Tribal Sculpture. : Page/Fig./Plate: 33
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[Journal] Hall, H. U. "An Ivory Standing Cup From Benin" Vol.: Vol. XVII, No. 4. : Page/Fig./Plate: 421
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