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Plaque Fragment: Warrior

Date:
1550–1680
Geography:
Nigeria, Court of Benin
Culture:
Edo peoples
Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
H. 16 1/2 x W. 11 15/16 x D. 2 1/2 in. (42 x 30.3 x 6.4 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Samuel Rubin, 1962
Accession Number:
1978.412.473
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 352
Bacri and Charles Ratton, Paris, acquired by 1932; Samuel Rubin, until 1962; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1962–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 364.



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