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Pendant: Portuguese Equestrain

Date:
16th–19th century
Geography:
Nigeria, Court of Benin
Culture:
Edo peoples
Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
Height 6-1/4 in.
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.17.39
Not on view
[Patricia Ann Withofs, London and Sydney]; [Roberta and Lance Entwistle, London]; (Sotheby Parke-Bernet and Co., London, July 12, 1976, no. 171); Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, New York, until 1991

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