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Figure Fragment: Head

Date:
17th century
Geography:
Nigeria, Court of Benin
Culture:
Edo peoples
Medium:
Terracotta, metal
Dimensions:
H. 8 1/4 x W. 7 1/2 x D. 7 1/2 in. (21 x 19.1 x 19.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.90
Not on view
[Merton D. Simpson, New York, until 1958]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1958, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1958–1978

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