The Kotoko inherited the skill of casting figures in bronze and brass from the Sao in the 5th century. The 3 Kotoko bronze horsemen are depicted with armor, helmets and lances. The horses are embellished with trappings of harness and bridle. These stylized talisman were found in funerary offerings.
Origin: Lake Chad
Time Period: Early – Mid 20th c
Provenance: From a New York collection
Dimensions: 3 in long, x 5/8 in wide x 3 in high
Condition: The figures appears in fine condition
Price: $450 (for 3)
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