THE OBA

THE OBA
“The Oba” is a three dimensional sculptural piece measured at 26cm in height on a base of 13cm × 13cm. It has been cast in resin and sand and patinated in auto base varnish. The piece shows the Benin King  rendered in naturalistic style. The Oba is adorn with a traditional beaded crown, thick loincloth, beads around his neck and wrists and holds his staff in his right hand, pointing down in front of him. He takes a majestic pose as he looks ahead.