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Decorative container in two pieces

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September 2002, sold by Abdullah Keita to Professor Dwight Heath, Providence, RI; 2008, gift of Dwight B. and Anna C. Heath to the MFA. (Accession date: December 17, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Dwight B. and Anna Cooper Heath in honor of Christopher J. Luttman, M.D.

African, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba peoples, mid-20th century

Place of Creation

Democratic Republic of the Congo


Overall: 53.34 x 11.43 cm (21 x 4 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wood, metal alloy


Africa and Oceania