Head of an Oba

Date: 18th century
Geography: Nigeria, Court of Benin
Culture: Edo peoples
Medium: Brass, iron
Dimensions: H. 13 1/8 x W. 9 3/8 x D. 10 3/8 in. (33.3 x 23.8 x 26.4 cm)
Classification: Metal-Sculpture
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, 1991
Accession Number: 1991.17.2

The Metropolitan Museum of Art LogoEmail

Type the CAPTCHA word: