Benin Plaques

Gus Casely-Hayford examines the Benin Plaques at the British Museum.
When they were discovered during the British Punitive Expedition of 1897, the ignorance of the British was shown as they could not believe that they had been made by Africans.

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Role Contributor
PresenterGus Casely-Hayford
ProducerMichael Simkin
ProducerRoss Harper
Executive ProducerRachel Bell

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