Plaque with seven figures holding spears, shields, etc.
Purchased from W. O. Oldman
Current & Past Exhibitions:
African Gallery (1987 - 1994)
Seven Metals of Africa (12 Nov 1959 - 12 Jan 1960)
Discovering the Past: Highlights from the University Museum (IBM) (20 Jun 1989 - 20 Aug 1989)
Iyare: Splendor and Tension in Benin's Palace Theater (01 Nov 2008 - 01 Mar 2009)
African Gallery ( Aug 1995)
[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 264
[Book] Brown, Martha M. 2009. Iyare! Splendor & Tension in Benin's Palace Theatre: An African Curriculum for Students. : Page/Fig./Plate: cover
[Journal] Curnow, Kathy. Iyare! Splendor and Tension In Benin's Palace Theatre Vol.: 50, No. 3. : Page/Fig./Plate: 39
[Catalogue] 2008. Handbill/Iyare! Splendor & Tension In Benin's Palace Theatre. : Page/Fig./Plate: Front
[Catalogue] Postcard. 2008. Invitation/Iyare! Splendor & Tension In Benin's Palace Theatre. : Page/Fig./Plate: Front
[Book] Penn Museum. 2008. When in the World?/Calendar. : Page/Fig./Plate: Cover
[Book] Celenko, Theodore. Egypt in Africa. : Page/Fig./Plate: 51
[Book] IBM Gallery of Science and Art. 1989. Poster: Discovering The Past: Highlights from The University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania.
[Article] Barnes, Sandra T. & Ben-Amos, Paula G. 1983. Benin, Oyo, and Dahomey: Warfare, State Building, and the Sacralization of Iron in West African History. Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 25 (2): 5-14.
: Page/Fig./Plate: 6
[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret. 1957. African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: 43
[Book] Jefferson, Louise E. 1974. The Decorative Arts of Africa. : Page/Fig./Plate: 131
[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret B. 1956. African Tribal Sculpture. : Page/Fig./Plate: 33
[Journal] "The Art of Great Benin" Vol.: Vol. 3, No.4. : Page/Fig./Plate: 79
[Book] Madeira, Percy C. 1964. Men in Search of Man: The First Seventy-Five Years of the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 80
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Wingert, Paul S. 1948. African Negro Sculpture.
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