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Altar Ring

Date:
15th–19th century
Geography:
Nigeria, Lower Niger River region
Culture:
Lower Niger Bronze Industry
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diam. 10 in. (25.4 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1980
Accession Number:
1980.279
Not on view
[Charles Ratton, Paris, acquired by 1935]; (Christie's, London, May 13, 1980, no. 239)

Ezra, Kate. Royal Art of Benin: The Perls Collection in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1992.



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