Obelisk Art History

Head of Queen Idia

Kingdom of Benin, 1500 – 1600
Head of Queen Idia, Kingdom of Benin
Head of Queen Idia, zoomed in
41 cmHead of Queen Idia scale comparison15.5 cm
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Head of Queen Idia is a Benin Bronze Sculpture created between c.1500 and 1600. It lives at the The British Museum in London. The image is used according to Educational Fair Use, and tagged Portraits. Source

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