University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 79-24-1
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Figure
Credit Line:Gift of Robert Portman, 1979

Description

Woden top segment of the staff. Carved figure wearing knee length skirt. Holding two rods in fists. Pendent hanging around thick neck. Standing on a block.


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