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Benin Bronze Oba Head
$155.00
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CARE N/A
COLOR bronze
CONDITION Very Good; holes in the cast
DIMENSIONS 4" L x 3" W x 7.5" H
ERA Vintage: 1980s
MADE OF bronze
ESTIMATED ARRIVAL May 07 - May 10
RETURNS This item is non-returnable. You may cancel your order within 24 hours of purchase. See our Return Policy for details.
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Why we love this
Benin bronze Oba head from Nigeria. Made using the lost-wax technique. Holes in the cast.
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