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Plaque: Iyase with Sword and Attendant

Date:
1550–1680
Geography:
Nigeria, Court of Benin
Culture:
Edo peoples
Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
H. 15 3/4 x W. 7 1/4 x D. 2 1/2 in. (40 x 18.4 x 6.4 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1972
Accession Number:
1978.412.320
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 352
[J. & M. L. Tregaskis, London, U.K., until 1898]; Augustus Pitt-Rivers, Farnham, Dorset, U.K., 1898–1957; [K. John Hewett, London, until 1957]; [Matthias Komor, New York, 1957–1958]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1958–1972; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1972–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 361.



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