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ID number:  BIRRC-D0084
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  Danford Collection of West African Art and Artefacts
Artist / Maker:  Possibly Erhabor, H. I.
Title / Object name:  Carved chest
Object type:  Furniture
Place made:  Benin City, Nigeria
Culture:  Edo (Bini)
Collector:  Danford, John
Materials:  Iroko wood
Measurements:  45 x 99 x 52 cm
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Wooden chest with relief carvings.

Top: The Oba of Benin with attendents. Front: An execution scene. Side panels: River gods and traditional ceremonies.

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Danford, John

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