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Featherwork Madonna, Mexico (late 18th century), detail © Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ethnologisches Museum / Stiftung Humboldt Forum im Berliner Schloss, digitale Reproduktion: Jester Blank GbR
Featherwork Madonna, Mexico (late 18th century), detail © Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ethnologisches Museum/Stiftung Humboldt Forum im Berliner Schloss, digital reproduction: Jester Blank GbR

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The Benin Collection in Berlin

Relief plaque depicting a king (oba) and four attendants. 16th century, detail, III C 8208.
Relief plaque depicting a king (oba) and four attendants. 16th century, detail, III C 8208. © Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ethnologisches Museum / Claudia Obrocki

Objects from the kingdom of Benin

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Parts from the archive of the Ethnologisches Museum
Parts from the archive of the Ethnologisches Museum © Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ethnologisches Museum / Martin Franken

Research Projects at the Ethnologisches Museum

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Humboldt Forum Competition, Corporate Design, Holzer Kobler Architekturen Zürich, Entrance hall 1
Humboldt Forum Competition, Corporate Design, Holzer Kobler Architekturen Zürich, Entrance hall 1 © SHF / Stefan Falk

Humboldt Forum in the Berlin palace

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