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Object Number: 29-93-11
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Africa
Date Made: 18th century
Length: 148cm
Width: 40cm
Depth: 15.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from the Estate of George Byron Gordon, 1929


Much weathered. Near base, 2 figures of catfish king; carving also includes figures of European archers.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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


[Catalogue, Exhibition] Curnow, Kathy. 2016. Iyare! Splendor and Tension In Benin's Palace Theatre. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pages 44-45View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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