Waist pendant with oba (king) & two attendants.
16th-17th c African (West) Benin Kingdom Metalwork
EDO PEOPLE Anonymous
(pre-1500 - present)
Benin City. Edo. Nigeria.
New York. Brooklyn Museum of Art.
Depicts the 15th-century oba Ohen flanked by the edaiken (crown prince) and the egonio (war chief).