Oba's Palace, Benin City, Nigeria


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Oba's Palace, Benin City, Nigeria
©Emmanuel Osayande

In preparation for his coronation, Oba Ewuare II revamped many of the palace outbuildings, including the Oba Ewuare shrine at left. He also constructed a completely new two-story structure in a streamlined Neoclassic style, complete with entry portico and pediment.


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