Category:Idia masks

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Benin Pendant Masks 
ivory pendant masks from Benin
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Instance oftraditional African mask,
emblem (FESTAC 77),
sculpture series
Main subjectIdia
Material used
  • portrait sculpture
Country of origin
Commissioned by
  • Esigie
Has part
Location of final assembly
  • 16th century
Authority control
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màscara penjoll de Benín (ca); Ẹ̀gbà ọrùn bí ìbòju tí Benin (yo); Masque-pendentif du Bénin (fr); Topeng gading Benin (id); Benin Pendant Masks (en); Máscara de marfil de Benín (es) ivory pendant masks from Benin (en); פסל (he) Queen Mother Pendant Mask: Iyoba, FESTAC Mask (en)

A set of ivory pendant masks depicting the iyoba Idia from the Benin Empire.


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