From: Nigeria | Benin Kingdom

Curatorial Section: African

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Object Number AF3670
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Nigeria | Benin Kingdom
Date Made 19th century CE
Section African
Materials Brass
Technique Lost Wax Casting
Iconography Animal | Crocodile

Crocodile with mudfish in mouth. Crosshatch pattern throughout body.

Length 27.6 cm
Width 9.5 cm
Depth 3.5 cm
Credit Line Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number 25938 - Dealer's Number | 045 - Cast Number

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