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Dance axe

Provenance

By 1962, Paris France; 1962, bought by Geneviève McMillan, Cambridge, MA at flea market; gift of McMillan to MFA. (Accession Date June 17th, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Geneviève McMillan in memory of Reba Stewart

African, Western Africa, Manding peoples, 20th century

Dimensions

Overall: 19 x 30 x 4.5 cm (7 1/2 x 11 13/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2613

Medium or Technique

wood and metal

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Arms and armor