University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF5084A
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Date Made: early 16th century
Early Date: 1520
Late Date: 1550
Section:African
Materials:Plaster (uncertain)
Technique:Plaque Mold Cast
Iconography:Bird
Ibis?
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1920
Other Number055 - Other Number

Description

Cast. Figure of ? ibis in relief.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Iyare: Splendor and Tension in Benin's Palace Theater (01 Nov 2008 - 01 Mar 2009)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Brown, Martha M. 2009. Iyare! Splendor & Tension in Benin's Palace Theatre: An African Curriculum for Students. : Page/Fig./Plate: 12View Objects cited in this Publication

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