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Container

Edo peoples, Benin kingdom, Nigeria
19th century
Artist Unidentified


Dimensions

Length x width: 11.4 x 6.4 cm (4 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

L-G 7.15.2012

Medium or Technique

Ivory

On View

Benin Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 172)

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Decorative arts

Provenance

Merton D. Simpson Gallery, New York; sold by Simpson to Robert Owen Lehman; 2012, promised gift of Robert Owen Lehman to the MFA.

Credit Line

Robert Owen Lehman Collection