University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-94-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Owo-Yoruba
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Culture Area: Owo-Yoruba
Date Made: 19th century
Section:African
Materials:Ivory
Height: 3.3 cm
Length: 9.2 cm
Width: 8.1 cm
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929
Other Number:AF5071? - Old Museum Number

Description

Human heads and serpents carved in relief.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Curnow, Kathy. 2016. Iyare! Splendor and Tension In Benin's Palace Theatre.. pg. 252 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 191View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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