Asen Altar; African, Fon peoples; 19th-20th century; HU 96.45


Hofstra University Museum


Asen Altar


African, Fon peoples

Date Made

19th-20th century

Medium and Materials

Iron with patina

Place Made

Africa, Republic of Benin


40.5 x 6.5 x 6.5 in

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sol Levitt

Object Type

Sculpture, metal, iron, ceremonial object

Object number

HU 96.45

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