University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF2074
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Date Made: 16th - 17th century
Section:African
Materials:Bronze
Copper Alloy
Iconography:Woman
Sistrum
Height: 14.3cm
Width: 10.3cm
Depth: 2.7cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number25797 - Dealer's Number

Description

Woman striking sistrum.


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

Bibliography:

[Journal] "The Art of Great Benin" Vol.: Vol. 3, No.4. : Page/Fig./Plate: 78View Objects cited in this Publication

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2016 Sitemap / Contact / Copyright / Disclaimer / Privacy / Upenn