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Object Number:AF2056
Current Location: Africa Galleries
Currently On Display
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Nigeria
Benin Kingdom
Section:African
Materials:Bronze
Copper Alloy
Technique:Lost Wax Casting
Iconography:Leopard
Height: 17 cm
Length: 22.4 cm
Width: 6.6 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number:29794 - Dealer's Number

Description

Figure of a leopard, standing erect on all four legs with tail curled over back.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1952 - 31 Dec 1952) View Objects in Exhibition
Africa Galleries: From Maker To Museum (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

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