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Object Number:AF2074
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Date Made: 16th - 17th century
Late Date: 16th - 17th century
Section:African
Materials:Bronze
Copper Alloy
Iconography:Woman
Sistrum
Height: 14.3 cm
Width: 10.3 cm
Depth: 2.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number:25797 - Dealer's Number

Description

Woman striking sistrum.


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

Bibliography:

[Journal] "The Art of Great Benin" Vol.: Vol. 3, No.4.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Curnow, Kathy. 2016. Iyare! Splendor and Tension In Benin's Palace Theatre.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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