- Museum number
- Series: Benin Ivory
Altar tusk; made of elephant ivory, carved wth five bands of interlace (guilloche) design.
- Production date
- 16thC-19thC (?)
Height: 169 centimetres (inner curve: base to tip (approx))
Height: 180.90 centimetres (outer curve: base to tip (approx))
Width: 11.50 centimetres (base (approx))
Depth: 13.70 centimetres (base (approx))
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1970-1973, London, Museum of Mankind, Divine Kingship in Africa.
- Acquisition date
- 1949 (?)
- Acquisition notes
- Acquisition details uncertain.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number