Benin Bronze Court Dwarf


Dwarfs played a very specific role at the court of Oba in Benin. They were there to entertain the prince, to speak the truth in a lighthearted way.

Similar to Ife heads, the surface of dwarf sculptures are shiny and smooth. This dwarf is wearing an ornamental pendant and a necklace. He appears to be very serious. He is all attention and poise. 


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Product Details:

  • Size: 17"x 8"
  • Shipping: $50.00
  • Material: African Bronze
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