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Door made from four carved wooden planks, each with three registers of design

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Scope and Contents

From the Collection: Collection consists chiefly of photographic prints and slides documenting early 20th century Nigeria.

Dates

  • 1930 - 1972

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

To inquire about access to this collection, please contact the Herskovits Library at africana@northwestern.edu.

Extent

From the Collection: 96 Boxes

From the Collection: 4 trunks

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Related Materials

7P:85, 7P:86, 7P:87 show details from this door

General

Location: Nigeria

The panels have writing near the top, most of which cannot be made out easily; but the word "Benin" is legible on one panel, and "S of E" on another

Item category: Woodwork

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies Repository

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