Plaque from King's Palace: Guard and boy.
16th-17th c African (West) Benin Kingdom Sculpture
EDO PEOPLE Anonymous
(pre-1500 - present)
Bronze on Wood
Benin City. Africa.
Hamburg. Hamburgisches Museum für Volkerkunde.
The British stripped the King's Palace of its decoratios when they attacked it in 1897.
AFRICAN |Plaque from King's Palace: Guard and boy. |c. 1500-1700|Africa.
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