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Bracelet: Leopard Heads and Ceremonial Swords

Date:
17th–19th century
Geography:
Nigeria, Court of Benin
Culture:
Edo peoples
Medium:
Brass, gilt
Dimensions:
Length 5-3/8 in.
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.17.74
Not on view
[Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York,until 1957];Jay C. Leff, Uniontown, PA, acquired by 1959, until after 1969; Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, New York, until 1991

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