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Object Number:AF2038
Current Location: Africa Galleries
Currently On Display
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Metal
Technique:Inlaid
Iconography:Mudfish
Width: 7.5 cm
Outside Diameter:27 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number:25946 - Dealer's Number

Description

Mud fish holding tail in mouth. eyes of metal inlaid.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1953 - 31 Dec 1953) View Objects in Exhibition
Africa Galleries: From Maker To Museum (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Hall, Henry U. 1922. "Great Benin Royal Altar".. The Museum Journal. Vol. XIII, No.2 (June). pg. 105-168 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 166View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] 2014. Culinary Expeditions: A Celebration of Food and Culture Inspired by Penn Museum Treasures.. Philadelphia. pg. 133 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 6View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Curnow, Kathy. 2014. At Home In Africa: Design, Beauty and Pleasing Irregularity in Domestic Settings.. Cleveland. The Galleries at Cleveland State University. pg. 286 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 111/Fig. 6-26View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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