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Images on this page:
Above: AF2078
Penn Museum Photo Studio.

Below: Benin Children. 1996.
 
 

      Site Map The Programme

    
Entrance

      
     Home

           
     The Exhibition The Objects (98 objects in six sections)
                   The Sections:
             
        Sets & Backdrops (27 objects)
                     Players, Props & Costumes (30 objects)
             
        Scripts (11 objects)
                     Intermission (8 objects)
                     Playing the Provinces (8 objects)
                     Revivals (14 objects)
              
     The Installation and Opening
              
     The Collection a History
              
     Object List and Reconstruction Drawings

                Podcasts Interviews & Tours

        
        Videos Footage From the Field
                   Ugie Ewere
              
     Ugie Emobo
              
     Igu'Oba
              
     Ugie Iron
              
    
Ugie Erhoba                      
  
                Culture - Life in Benin
              
     3D Palace A Virtual Visit
                   do Names & Their Meanings
                   do Proverbs
                   Looking at Benin Art
             
        How to Read a Tusk
             
        How to Read a Plaque
                   Preparing for the Palace
             
        Benin Palace Visitors
                     Benin Chiefs Participating in Palace Ceremonies
                   Traveling to Benin
             
        How to Get to Nigeria
             
        How to Get to Benin City
              
     Food and Cooking in Benin (PDF)

                Fun - Diversions for Children & Adults
             
        Iyare! Wallpaper for Your Computer
             
        Coloring Book Pages
             
        How to Play Ise
             
        Paper Dolls (coming soon)

                Market Iyare! Products

                Resources - The Palace School
             
        Map of Benin and Adjacent Areas
             
        Benin Kingdom Timeline (PDF)
                     Primary Sources & Historical Accounts
                     Guide to Connoisseurship (PDF)
             
        Suggested Readings - Print Resources (PDF)
                     Doors to Learning - Lesson Plan Inspirations
             
          Lesson Plan Links
             
        Web Links - Select Internet Sources
             
        Glossary (PDF)               

                Website Acknowledgments

                Related External Sites
              
     Penn Museum's IYARE! Site
              
     IYARE! Spins on blogspot.com

                Contact (Iyare.Penn@gmail.com)

                Programme - Site Map

 

 

 

 

2008 University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Text and field photographs 2008 Kathy Curnow, unless otherwise noted