University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:2003-48-29
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Dahomey
Benin
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Technique:Carved
Painted
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1900.1.A0002 - Other Number

Description

Building component/ceremonial artifact. Tribal carving of lizard with dark designs painted on top. Black pigment used.


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