Exhibitions/ Art Object

Staff Fragment: Seated Oba

Date:
18th–19th century
Geography:
Nigeria, Court of Benin
Culture:
Edo peoples
Medium:
Brass, iron
Dimensions:
H. 13 1/2 x W. 2 3/8 x D. 3 3/8 in. (34.3 x 6.1 x 8.6 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.162.8
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 352
[Charles Jones, Wilmington, NC]; [Damon Brandt, New York]; Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, New York, until 1991

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