19th Century Benin Bronze Sculpture of a Warrior

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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.
Details
Of the Period
Tribal
Place of Origin
Benin
Date of Manufacture
Unknown
Period
19th Century
Materials and Techniques
Hand-Crafted   Bronze
Formica
Condition
Excellent. Sculpture is in excellent condition, the base should be replaced..
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
Dimensions
30 in. H x 8.5 in. W x 8.5 in. D
76 cm H x 22 cm W x 22 cm D
Dealer Location
Stamford, CT
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU145127788393
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