Plaster reproduction of an Ife Bust


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Plaster reproduction of an Ife Bust   (1973.15.0001)
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Art
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  5. N/A
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Pre - Colonial, 1600 – 1630
Culture Nigerian, Ife
Location On Exhibitin the Africa exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 40.8 cm
Dimension 2 (Depth) 21.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Width) 16.0 cm
Weight 7,538 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plaster, Pigment--Paint
Manufacturing Processes Cast
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction yes
Reproduction Information Original was bronze, now in Nigerian Museum, Lagos.

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