University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF5084
Current Location: Out on loan
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Date Made: 16th century
Section:African
Materials:Bronze
Copper Alloy
Technique:Lost wax casting
Iconography:Bird
Ibis?
Height: 38cm
Width: 17.4cm
Depth: 3.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1920
Other Number95 - Field No SF
055 - Cast Number

Description

Bronze plaque with figure of ibis (?) in relief.


Bibliography:

[Book] Hall, H. U. 1922. "Great Benin Royal Altar". XIII, No.2 (June). pp. 105-168. : Page/Fig./Plate: 126View Objects cited in this Publication

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