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Provenance

Between January 1992 and December 1993, sold by Amyas Naegele, New York, to anonymous donors; 2006, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 24, 2007)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

African, Nigeria, Idoma peoples, mid-20th century

Dimensions

Overall: 78.7 cm (31 in.) Lender Accessory: 39.7 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm (15 5/8 x 5 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

2006.2038

Medium or Technique

Iron

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, & fishing