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About 2002, acquired from an African merchant, New York by Professor Dwight B. Heath, Providence, RI; 2008, gift of Dwight B. Heath and Anne C. Heath to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 17, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Dwight B. and Anna Cooper Heath, in memory of their son, David B. Heath

African, Nigeria, Verre and related peoples,

Object Place


Image: 10.2 x 16.5 x 28.9 cm (4 x 6 1/2 x 11 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Brass; lost-wax process


Africa and Oceania


Tools & equipment, Agricultural