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Idiophone: Bird of Prophecy (ahianmwen-oro)

Date: 16th–19th century
Geography: Nigeria, Court of Benin
Culture: Edo peoples
Medium: Brass, iron
Dimensions: H. 13 x W. 3 1/2 x D. 4 5/8 in. (33 x 8.9 x 11.8 cm)
Classification: Metal-Musical Instruments
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, 1991
Accession Number: 1991.17.89

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