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Object Number:
AF2073A
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Edo (Africa)
Provenience:
Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Date Made:
early 16th century
Early Date:
1515
Late Date:
1540
Section:
African
Materials:
Bronze
Copper Alloy
Iconography:
Woman
Tablet
Description:
Woman holding up tablet.
Height:
12cm
Width:
9.6cm
Depth:
4.2cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from W. O. Oldman
Other Number:
25798   -   Dealer's Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 263
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[Journal] "The Art of Great Benin" Vol.: Vol. 3, No.4. : Page/Fig./Plate: 78
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