ABOUT BENIN BRONZE LEOPARDS

Benin Bronze Leopards come in different styles and forms. There are leopard bronzes with bodies enchased or decorated with spots represented by flat rings in relief. On these Benin bronze leopards, you can see how the Benin artists carefully repeat the flat rings motif throughout the work. You will also find on some of these Benin Bronze leopards, flat rings that are mildly indented. Although in some depictions of the leopard, these flat rings ( series of indents punched…