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442208
Object Number:AF2106
Current Location: Africa Galleries
Currently On Display
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Culture Area: West Africa
Date Made: 16th–19th century CE
Early Date: 1500
Late Date: 1899
Section:African
Materials:Bronze
Copper Alloy
Iconography:Human Face
Mask
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number:29811 - Dealer's Number

Description

Quadrangular. Open lattice work on three sides, one of which has also a human mask; clapper missing.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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