University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF5092
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Date Made: 19th century
Section:African
Materials:Copper Alloy
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1921

Description

Copper beads, alternating with others of ring shape and one spiral copper coil.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Plass, Margaret B. 1959. Seven Metals of Africa.View Objects cited in this Publication

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