Palace door


This file appears in: Oba's Palace, Benin City, Nigeria
Palace door
Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford, 1998.335.12
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This large door, about 15 feet high and 8 feet wide, was set into the structure through pivoting projections. It was covered with brass foil, embossed with attenuated diamond shapes.


This file appears in: Oba's Palace, Benin City, Nigeria