Lost wax casting
Single figure from plaque. Forehead bare, headdress rising in tall spike.
Purchased from W. O. Oldman
Current & Past Exhibitions:
African Gallery (1987 - 1994)
African Gallery ( Aug 1995)
[Book] Hall, H. U. 1922. "Great Benin Royal Altar". XIII, No.2 (June). pp. 105-168. : Page/Fig./Plate: 126
[Article] Langton, Leslie R. 1968. The Restoration of a Bronze Plaque From Benin. Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 10 (4): 2-7.
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