Coconut Shell


From: Nigeria | Benin Kingdom

Curatorial Section: African

View All (13) Object Images

Object Number AF2039C
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Edo (Africa)
Provenience Nigeria | Benin Kingdom
Date Made 19th century CE
Section African
Materials Coconut Shell
Technique Carved

Coconut shelldecorated with incised abstract forms, and animal and human figures.

Height 11.6 cm
Outside Diameter 8.6 cm
Credit Line Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number 24466 - Dealer's Number

Report problems and issues to