Cultures in Africa
Akan (5) Anuak (1) Ashanti (6) Baga (4) Baka Pygmies (3)
Bakongo (6) Bamana (7) Bambara (2) Bamileke (12) Bamoun (3)
Bamum (1) Bamun (10) Bantu Speaking (3) Bassa - Liberia (1) BaTonga (2)
Baule (20) Benin (14) Beti (3) Bobo-Fing (2) Bozo (1)
Bulu (1) Burkinabes (1) Bwa (13) Cameroon (3) Chokwe (19)
Dagomba (1) Dan (10) Dengese (1) Dinka (1) Dogon (6)
Edo (4) Ethiopian (6) Ewe (2) Fang (11) Fante (1)
Fra Fra (3) Gambian (1) Ghanaian (1) Gurunsi (2) Hemba (7)
Holo (3) Ibibio (1) Ibo (Igbo) (3) Jonga (4) Karamojong (1)
Kenya (12) Kota (5) Kuba (29) Kusu (4) Kwele (5)
Latuku (1) Lega (6) Lengola (1) Liberian (1) Loango (1)
Lobi (4) Lotuko (2) Luba (20) Lulua (3) Lwena (1)
Maasai (2) Madagascar (3) Madi (2) Mahongwe (2) Makonde (4)
Malian (2) Mambila (3) Mambuti (1) Mande (9) Mandinka (3)
Mangbetu (21) Marundi (1) Mbunda (2) Mende (1) Moroccan (4)
Mossi (5) Namji (5) Ndebele (3) Nuna (2) Nyamwezi (3)
Pende (5) Puna (1) Rega (1) Samo (3) Sapi (1)
Senegal (2) Senufo (5) Shona (5) Songye (11) Sudan (2)
Sundi (1) Swaziland (1) Tabwa (7) Tanzania (2) Teke (3)
Tikar (14) Uganda Region (12) Unknown (12) Urhobo (1) Villi (3)
Wolof (1) Yaka (11) Yombe (3) Yoruba (38) Zande (5)
Zaramo (7) Zigula (4) Zulu (3)
Benin-The Benin kingdom in what is now Nigeria. Beginning in the 15th Century, when Western Europeans first discovered the people of Benin, called Bini, they were astonished by the artistry of their remarkable bronzes. Following a punitive expedition by the British in1897, bronze works of the Bini was brought to Europe, creating much excitement in the artistic arena. The Bini were descendents from the Ife, who were also known for bronzes created by the lost-wax process.
Edo Bronze Trumpet
Horns
Djenne
Benin Altar Bell (A)
Bell, Metal
Nigeria
Benin Altar Bell (B)
Bell, Metal
Nigeria
Benin Altar Bell (D)
Bell, Metal
Nigeria and Benin
Benin Altar Bell (E)
Bell, Metal
Nigeria and Benin
Benin Altar Bell (F)
Benin
Nigeria and Benin
Benin Altar Bell (G)
Bell, Metal
Nigeria and Benin
Benin Bell with Face
Bell, Metal
Nigeria
Benin Bronze Trumpet (1)
Horns
Benin
Benin Bronze Trumpet (2)
Horns
Benin
Benin Figural Bronze Flute
Benin
Nigeria, West Africa
Benin Oba Bronze Head-Shaped Bell
Bell, Metal
Nigeria
Benin Quadrangular Bell
Bell, Metal
Nigeria and Benin
Benin Tunic Bells
Bell, Metal
Nigeria