Staff Head


From: Nigeria | Benin Kingdom

Curatorial Section: African

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Object Number AF5109A
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Edo (Africa)
Provenience Nigeria | Benin Kingdom
Section African
Materials Brass
Technique Lost Wax Casting

Tube decorated with snake, crocodile and knots. Snakes body is wrapping around the tube. Snake is hold crocodiles head in its mouth.

Length 38.6 cm
Width 6 cm
Outside Diameter 5 cm
Credit Line Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1920
Other Number 117 - Dealer's Number

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