Benin Oni Ife figure, Nigeria.
Codice: 39 Bronze
Bronze dark shiny patina size: h. 60 cm This figure has the traditional royal symbols: a crown, bead collars, a heavier one around the neck and a group of many chest-length necklaces with the royal symbol of a double knot in the centre. In the left hand a ram's horn filled with magic substances (ASHA) in the right the symbol of power, a sceptre. Provenance: German collection.