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Prestige Blade

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Provenance

1980s, sold by a west coast dealer to Drs. Gladys and James Strain, New York; 2003, year-end gift of Gladys and James Strain to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 21, 2004)

Credit Line

Gift of Drs. James and Gladys Strain and Dr. Jamie P. Strain

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

Object Place

Central Africa

Dimensions

Length: 47 cm (18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2003.795

Medium or Technique

Metal, wood

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Metalwork