PHOTOS: US Museum Returns Looted Benin, Ife Artefacts



The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York on Monday finalised the transfer of two Benin works and one Ife artefact to the Nigerian National Commission for Museums and Monuments.

Two of the works included 16th-century brass plaques depicting a warrior chief and a junior court official.

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The third work is a 14th-century Ife head.

Credit: The Art Newspaper

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