June 29, 2012
The Museum of Fine Arts has been given 34 rare African pieces from a group of works known as the Benin bronzes, marking a dramatic upgrade in a long-neglected area of the museum’s collection.
Commemorative head of a defeated leader.
Commemorative head of a king.
Pectoral with two dignitaries.
Relief plaque of a battle scene.
Plaque of a dignitary with a drum.