Box Lid


Location: On Display in the Africa Galleries

From: Nigeria | Benin Kingdom

Curatorial Section: African

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Object Number AF5076B
Current Location Africa Galleries - On Display
Culture Edo (Africa)
Provenience Nigeria | Benin Kingdom
Date Made 19th century CE
Section African
Materials Coconut Shell
Technique Carved
Iconography Hunt

Carve half coconut shell decorated with hunting scene - two human figures and an animal.

Height 8.4 cm
Outside Diameter 7.6 cm
Credit Line Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1921

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