This beautiful Benin Queen Mother head bronze sculpture has a gorgeous face and intricate detail throughout its crown and neck. It was created using the lost wax casting method and has beautiful striations on the forehead and cheeks. It stands 12.5 inches tall and weighs 7 pounds.
Queen Mothers play a huge role in an Oba’s life. An Oba is a king in certain parts of Africa. Heads of the Queen Mother were cast to honor their mother, who significantly aided her son to victory during a civil war. Every home deserves to have a Queen Mother head to represent the strong female in your life.