(photo on external web page)
Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsSnake Miscellaneous
AnimalsFrog
NON-EURASIAN ICONOGRAPHY
Africa
Thrones and stools
ORNAMENT
Incorporating animals
Snakes
ERANOS ARCHIVE
6. Symbolism of the Snake
ADDITIONAL SUBJECT KEYWORDS
Throne of Oba Eresoyen
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Benin Kingdom (Nigeria)
DATE
1735 - 1750
LOCATION
Berlin, Ethnologisches Museum
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Eranos Archive presented by Olga Froebe-Kapteyn
DESCRIPTION
Photograph from E. von Sydow, Die Kunst der Naturvölker und der Urzeit, 1923, Propyläen Verlag, p. 97.
Contact
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