Two Caskets, Benin
height 3 1/4in (8.2cm); length 12 1/4in (31.1cm) and height 5 1/4in (13.3cm); length 6in (15.2cm)
The larger: Estate of Charles Edwin Fripp (1854 - 1906), a Victorian Wars artist and special correspondent to The Graphic magazine
Both: Private Collection, England
Each with incised decorations, the larger with phoenixes, the smaller with phoenixes and lions.
- Please note the measurements should read: height of smallest 3 1/4in (8.2); length 6in (15.2cm)and height of largest 5 1/in(13.3cm); length 12 1/4in (31.1cm)