University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 21163
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Date Made: 18th - 19th century
Section:African
Materials:Brass
Coral
Credit Line:Gift of Henry Ling Roth, 1899

Description

Bar with crosspiece near each end and cyldiner on top of junctions. Ring on back of centre of bar. Bar and crosspieces hollow and inlaid with coral.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Iyare: Splendor and Tension in Benin's Palace Theater (01 Nov 2008 - 01 Mar 2009)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Brown, Martha M. 2009. Iyare! Splendor & Tension in Benin's Palace Theatre: An African Curriculum for Students. : Page/Fig./Plate: 13View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Roth, Henry L. 1899. Personal Ornaments from Benin. No. 1, Vol. 2. 8. : Page/Fig./Plate: 4View Objects cited in this Publication

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