Benin Ivory DescriptionOne of a pair of carved ivory armlets (pair with inlaid with brass. Depicts 'eben' swords and the heads of Portuguese in large hats, between braided edging. Ethnic nameMade by Edo term details
Depicts 'eben' swords and the heads of Portuguese in large hats, between braided edging.
Africa | Armlet from the Edo people of Nigeria (Benin Kingdom) | Brass
Bracelet from the Benin Kingdom, Nigeria
Armlet made of ivory.
Double armlet carved from a single block of ivory, outer carved layer and inner layer Benin yoruba collected 1897 Pitt River coll
C Nigerian (Court of Benin) Edo people brass bracelet with four figures.