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Ethnological Museum of Berlin Afrika [III C 10873]

Menschliche Figur mit Welskopf

http://www.smb-digital.de/eMuseumPlus?service=ImageAsset&module=collection&objectId=211834&resolution=superImageResolution#6435 (Ethnologisches Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: Ethnologisches Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Dietrich Graf (CC BY-NC-SA)

Description

Die Figur zeigt Elemente, wie den an der Seite hochgezogenen Schurz, die in der Kunst Benins häufig vorkommen. Da ihre Herkunft nicht eindeutig geklärt ist, ordnet man sie den „Werkstätten des unteren Niger“ zu. Stilistisch verbinden sie Elemente der Kunst Benins mit der der Kunst der Yoruba.
Sammler: Webster, William Downing

Material/Technique

Messing

Measurements

Höhe x Breite x Tiefe: 32 x 22,7 x 22 cm; Wandstärke: ca. 0,6 cm; Gewicht: 7,1 kg

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Zeitleiste Objekte zum Tag auf Karte

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Nigeria
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Benin
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Werkstätten des unteren Nigers
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Ethnological Museum of Berlin

Object from: Ethnological Museum of Berlin

The Ethnologisches Museum (Ethnological Museum) evolved from the collections of the royal cabinets of art and since its foundation in 1873 has become ...

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