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Object Number:AF5080
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Bark
Length: 57 cm
Width: 58 cm
Depth: 7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1921

Description

Round, of plaited pieces of coconut spath held together by coarse basket work ring.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Curnow, Kathy. 2016. Iyare! Splendor and Tension In Benin's Palace Theatre.. pg. 252 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 68View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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