Benin Bronze Leopard

$2,600.00

Product sku AFR61129A

Description

Solid bronze Benin leopard. The traditional royal leopard of Benin symbolizes the Oba's authority and high status as "King of the forest" and remains today a symbolic image in Benin art representing power and strength. Beautifully hand crafted bronze figure created from by the lost wax technique. Intricate details with spotting and surface carvings. Wonderful to display as a flanking pair. This piece is the female version. Each sold separately

Dimensions
Length 29 in
Depth 6 in
Height 20 in

Quantity 1 in stock

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