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Plaque Fragment: Warrior Chief

Date:
16th–17th century
Geography:
Nigeria, Court of Benin
Culture:
Edo peoples
Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
H. 17 3/4 x W. 6 1/4 in. (45.1 x 15.9 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alice K. Bache, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.187.34
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 352
[John Wise Ltd., New York]; Alice K. Bache, New York, until (d.) 1977

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