Plaque: Warrior and Attendants, 16th–17th century. Nigeria; Edo, Court of Benin. Brass; Height: 18 3/4 in. (47.6 cm)
Africa.

Plaque: Warrior and Attendants, 16th–17th century.
Nigeria; Edo, Court of Benin.
Brass; Height: 18 3/4 in. (47.6 cm)

Africa.

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    Warrior and Attendants, 16th–17th century. Nigeria; Edo, Court of Benin. Brass; Height: 18 3/4 in. (47.6 cm). Africa.
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    When we gonna see a an African ‘Lord of the Rings’-style epic with warriors like this?
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