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19th Century Benin Bronze Sculpture of a Warrior


Impressive 19th century bronze sculpture of a warrior in full regalia. finely patterned dress and breastplate of coils and bells with neckband. The arched headers conforming. The warrior is holding a pierced spear in his right hand, left hand clasping his midriff. Raised on both feet on a square black base. The black formica base has some loss on three sides and should be replaced. Sculpture: Height 28.50 in x depth 7.5 in x width 9 in, overall height with base is 30 in. The sculpture itself is in excellent condition.


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    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
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    H 30 in. x W 8.5 in. x D 8.5 in.

    H 76.2 cm x W 21.59 cm x D 21.59 cm

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    Westport, CT
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