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Provenance

2000-2006, purchased by Timothy Phillips from dealers in Paris, Brussels, and New York; 2006, offered as a Year-End-Gift to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Credit Line

Gift of Timothy Phillips

African, Burkina Faso, Mossi peoples, mid-20th century

Dimensions

Overall: 41.9 cm (16 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.2049

Medium or Technique

Metal

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, & fishing