From: Nigeria | Benin Kingdom

Curatorial Section: African

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Object Number 29-93-3
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Edo (Africa)
Provenience Nigeria | Benin Kingdom
Culture Area Edo (Africa)
Date Made Late 18th or 19th century CE
Section African
Materials Ivory
Technique Carved

Carved cylindrical armlet with figures of Portuguese men (Europeans) and leopards. Surface worn.

Width 12.4 cm
Outside Diameter 8.5 cm
Credit Line Purchased from the Estate of George Byron Gordon, 1927

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