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Dance Costume Ornament

Clothing Ornament




From: Nigeria | Benin Kingdom

Curatorial Section: African

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Object Number AF2108B
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Edo (Africa)
Provenience Nigeria | Benin Kingdom
Date Made 19th century CE
Section African
Materials Brass
Iconography Mudfish | Human Figure

Thin sheet of brass, triangular shape with embossed images of conventional mudfish, human figures, etc.

Length 26.9 cm
Width 13.2 cm
Credit Line Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number 29106 - Dealer's Number

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