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Armlet

Object Number:29-93-3
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Culture Area: Edo (Africa)
Section:African
Materials:Ivory
Width: 12.4 cm
Outside Diameter:8.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from the Estate of George Byron Gordon, 1927

Description

Carved with figures of Portuguese men (Europeans) and leopards.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) View Objects in Exhibition
Africa Galleries: From Maker To Museum (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition
African Gallery ( Aug 1995 - 11 Sep 2018) View Objects in Exhibition
African Gallery (1990 - Aug 1995) View Objects in Exhibition
African Gallery (1987 - 1990) View Objects in Exhibition

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