Location: On Display in the Africa Galleries

From: Nigeria | Benin Kingdom

Curatorial Section: African

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Object Number AF2070
Current Location Africa Galleries - On Display
Culture Edo (Africa)
Provenience Nigeria | Benin Kingdom
Date Made 16th-17th century CE
Section African
Materials Copper Alloy | Brass
Technique Lost Wax Casting
Iconography Figures | Standing male figures

Triad waist pendant. Three figures wearing beaded hat, shirt, high collar necklace, and anklets, and wrapper. Arms of center figure are supported by the figures beside him. Center figure wearing necklace with oval bead pendant. Rim of plaque decorated with circles, damgaged on right side - decorated rim missing. An incised eben on back.

Height 18 cm
Width 13.7 cm
Credit Line Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number 27036 - Dealer's Number | 432 - Other Number

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