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Kingdom of Benin - head - Bronze

African bronze head from the second half of the 20th century. In Yoruba mythology, the city of Ile-Ife, located in southwestern Nigeria, is "the navel of the world", the place where creation took place and the tradition of kingship began. Of all the centres of African art, there is none so well known for exceptional performance in various fields... more
Timed
29 Nov 2021
Location
Netherlands
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