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African Bronze and Iron Oba

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African Bronze and Iron Oba, Benin, Nigeria, "basket weave" crown, foot and banded collar cast with reptiles, fish and animals, h. 16 1/2 in., w. 6 11/16 in., d. 9 7/16 in. Provenance: Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, TN Condition: Losses to proper left cheek and proper right eye; minor losses to crown; missing proper right wing-like projection from crown; minor losses to rim of the flange; loss to crocodile on flange; losses where upper and lower lip meet; surface marks, nicks and abrasions; light surface dirt
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African Bronze and Iron Oba

Estimate $200 - $300Mar 15, 2019
Starting Price $140
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