From: Nigeria | Benin Kingdom

Curatorial Section: African

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Object Number AF5082
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Edo (Africa)
Provenience Nigeria | Benin Kingdom
Date Made 16th century CE
Section African
Materials Copper Alloy | Brass
Technique Lost Wax Casting
Iconography Male Head

Trophy head with four eyebrow marks that distinguish foreigners, hair in five evenly stacked rows, wearing an odigba collar.

Height 20.7 cm
Credit Line Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1921
Other Number 105? - Dealer's Number

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