Benin warrior bell horse:
These beautiful Benin warrior bells are cast from bronze, these exceptional bronze bells from the Bini people of Benin. are crafted with a amazing eye for detail, paying close attention to the intricate details of the warriors and horses. Almost all of Benin bronzes were originally made for and in honor of the “oba” or the king who reigned with his ancestors since the 15th century. Casting guilds were passed down through inheritance and continue until this day. This 20th century leopard represents the power of the “Oba” Benin bronzes are sculpted by hand and cast by the lost wax process where the mold is broken to release the figures making each piece unique and an exclusive piece.
Take note: We use flash photography which can result in a lighter color of the object, we added a close up to show a more realistic color. Keep in mind the darker color is the closest to the original product.