Category:Benin bronzes

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English: Cast brass sculptures from Benin (aka "Benin Bronzes“)
Benin Bronzes 
metal plaques and sculptures seized during the British “punitive expedition” against the Benin ruler in 1897
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Instance of group of sculptures
Subclass of statue,
relief sculpture
Named after
Material used
LocationBenin City, Edo State, NG
Collection
Significant event
  • Benin Expedition of 1897
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Bronces de Benín (es); Bronzes du Benin (fr); Beningo brontzeak (eu); bronzes de Benín (ca); Bronzes do Benim (pt); Бенінская бронза (be); Bronzurile de Benin (ro); ベニン・プラーク (ja); Benin-bronserna (sv); Brązy z Beninu (pl); ברונזות בנין (he); Bronzen beelden uit Benin (nl); Bronces de Benin (gl); Benin Bronzes (en); Бенінська Бронза (ru); Perunggu-perunggu Benin (id); Бенінська бронза (uk) metal plaques and sculptures seized during the British “punitive expedition” against the Benin ruler in 1897 (en); un ensemble de plus d'un millier de plaques originaire du Palais du Royaume du Benin saisies par des soldats britanniques au cours de l'expédition punitive au Bénin en 1897 (fr) Бенинские бронзы (ru); Bronzes du Bénin (fr); Bronzes de Benin, Benin Bronzes, Bronzes do Benin (pt); Beninbronserna (sv); Bronces de benin (es); ברונזת בנין (he); Bronzen figuren (nl)

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