Sculpture (2) - African bronze - Benin Leopard Sculpture - Edo - Kingdom of Benin - Nigeria

Description
Sculpture (2) - African bronze - Benin Leopard Sculpture - Edo - Kingdom of Benin - Nigeria
Early 21st century - New

Wonderful pair of Benin leopards in bronze. For the Benin people, the leopard is a mighty and powerful royal animal, which rules the savanna as the king rules over his people. It also serves as a symbol of justice.

Measurements per Leopard statue.
Height: 27.5 cm - Length: 29cm - Weight 1740 gram.
Early 21st century

These bronze leopards are made using the "lost wax" method, where the mold is lost during the casting process.

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Lot details
Total nr of items
2
Object
Sculpture
Indigenous object name
Benin Leopard Sculpture
Ethnic group/ culture
Edo - Kingdom of Benin
Region/ country
Nigeria
Material
African bronze
Period
Early 21st century
Condition
New
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
27.5×10×29 cm
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