Location: On Display in the Africa Galleries
From: Nigeria | Benin Kingdom
Curatorial Section: African
|Current Location||Africa Galleries - On Display|
|Provenience||Nigeria | Benin Kingdom|
|Date Made||16th century CE|
|Materials||Copper Alloy | Brass|
|Technique||Lost Wax Casting|
|Iconography||Woman | Mirror | Standing female figure | Frog|
Waist pendant. Single female figure wearing a beaded helmet with long side panels, high collar, crossed bandoliers, bracelets, anklets and beaded shirt. In right hand she holds rectangular object. A frog at each side of plaque, cross with curled ends and raised central boss at top right of plaque.
|Credit Line||Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912|
|Other Number||25798 - Dealer's Number|
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