Scotland University To Return Benin Bronze Sculpture to Nigeria (photos)

The University of Aberdeen, Scotland has decided to return a Benin bronze sculpture to Nigeria, saying it was acquired in 1897 by British soldiers under ‘reprehensible circumstsnces.’ The institution acquired the bronze sculpture depicting a Benin king and considered a classic example of Benin Late Period Art during an auction in 1957 It was originally … Continue reading Scotland University To Return Benin Bronze Sculpture to Nigeria (photos)