University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:AF2060A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Section:African
Materials:Bronze
Copper Alloy
Technique:Lost wax casting
Iconography:Human Head
Height: 30 cm
Width: 22.3 cm
Depth: 22.3 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number:25871 - Dealer's Number

Description


Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery (1987 - 1994) View Objects in Exhibition
African Gallery ( Aug 1995) View Objects in Exhibition
Iyare: Splendor and Tension in Benin's Palace Theater (01 Nov 2008 - 01 Mar 2009) View Objects in Exhibition
African Negro Sculpture (1957 - 1957) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Brown, Martha M. 2009. Iyare! Splendor & Tension in Benin's Palace Theatre: An African Curriculum for Students.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Postcard. 2008. Invitation/Iyare! Splendor & Tension In Benin's Palace Theatre.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Journal] "The Art of Great Benin" Vol.: Vol. 3, No.4.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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