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Sapes (formerly Sapi), Sierra Leone and Guinea
late 15th–early 16th century
Height x width: 10 x 4 in. (25.4 x 10.2 cm)
Medium or Technique
Benin Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 172)
July 8, 1974, anonymous (“various properties”) sale, Sotheby’s, London, lot 84, sold for £6000 to Robinson. 2012, promised gift of Robert Owen Lehman to the MFA.
Robert Owen Lehman Collection