Location: On Display in the Africa Galleries
From: Nigeria | Benin Kingdom
Curatorial Section: African
|Africa Galleries - On Display
|Nigeria | Benin Kingdom
|17th century CE
|Copper Alloy | Brass
|Lost Wax Casting
|Man | Standing male figure
Standing Ewa figure wearing brimmed hat with large bead at center, large beaded necklace, cross with four equal arms, and wrapper. He is carrying an L-shaped iron hammer (avalaka) in left hand. Right lower leg and foot missing.
|Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1920
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