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Provenance

Between 1992 and 1997, sold by Hamill Gallery, Boston, to Alan Helms, Boston; 2008, gift of Alan Helms to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 23, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Alan Helms

African, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lomami peoples, 20th century

Dimensions

Overall: 37 x 11.5 cm (14 9/16 x 4 1/2 in.) Lender accessory (Mount): 18 x 12 cm (7 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2008.114

Medium or Technique

Iron

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Metalwork