University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 61-16-1
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Culture Area: West Africa
Date Made: 1700-1799 AD
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1799
Section:African
Materials:Bronze
Credit Line:Gift of Margaret Feurer Plass, 1961
Other NumberL-65-1-3 - Other Number

Description

Bronze. Square in section; doubly grooved loop handle; iron clapper. Net pattern on three sides; on the fourth side, wide net enclosing dots and a small human mask.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery (1987 - 1994)View Objects in Exhibition
Iyare: Splendor and Tension in Benin's Palace Theater (01 Nov 2008 - 01 Mar 2009)View Objects in Exhibition
African Gallery ( Aug 1995)View Objects in Exhibition

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