University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:21164
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Section:African
Materials:Bronze
Credit Line:Gift of Henry Ling Roth, 1899

Description

Bronze. Globular base constricting upwards; the upper end goes into a ring at right angles to crossbars at the thickest section of the ornament


Bibliography:

[Book] Roth, Henry L. Jan 1899. Personal Ornaments from Benin.. Museum of Science and Art, University of Pennsylvania. Vol. No. 1, 2. pg. 8 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 5View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Curnow, Kathy. 2016. Iyare! Splendor and Tension In Benin's Palace Theatre.. pg. 252 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 70View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] 1899. "Collections and Publications". Bulletin of the Free Museum of Science and Art. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania. Vol. II. no. No. 1. pg. 39-50 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 50View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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