From: Nigeria | Benin Kingdom

Curatorial Section: African

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Object Number 21164
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Edo (Africa)
Provenience Nigeria | Benin Kingdom
Date Made 19th century CE
Section African
Materials Copper Alloy
Technique Lost Wax Casting

Amulet with globular base with crossbar through center and narrowing at top; the upper end forms into a ring/loop.

Length 12.7 cm
Width 5.8 cm
Credit Line Gift of Henry Ling Roth, 1899

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