University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF5103
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Culture Area: Edo (Africa)
Date Made: 19th century
Section:African
Materials:Bronze
Copper Alloy
Terracotta
Iconography:Human Figure
Prisoner
Human Head
Crocodile
Tortoise
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1920

Description

Group, Kneeling figure, etc.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Hall, H. U. 1922. "Great Benin Royal Altar". XIII, No.2 (June). pp. 105-168. : Page/Fig./Plate: 125View Objects cited in this Publication

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