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Monumental Benin King Oda of Nigeria West African, Midcentury Tribal Figure

US$1,727.22

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Impressive Benin Oda King Lost Wax 'Bronze' sculpture from the mid-20th century Centuries old, the 'Lost Wax' method involves a mold created in wax and the molten metal poured in. The wax melts - or is 'lost', leaving the cast piece. Measures: Height 16.5 inch, width 8 inch, depth 6.5 inch Weighs over 12lbs circa mid-20th century A heavy and substantial piece in good condition. There is a hole on the lower front of this piece which was probably created during casting.

Details

  • Creator
  • Dimensions
    Height: 16.5 in. (41.91 cm)Width: 8 in. (20.32 cm)Depth: 6.5 in. (16.51 cm)
  • Style
    Tribal (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
    CastBronze
  • Place of Origin
    Benin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Mid-20th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Rothley, GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU5055116695771

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    US$158.33 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 7-9 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Rothley, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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