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Provenance

1999, acquired in Brussels by by anonymous donors; 2008, anonymous year-end gift to the MFA. (Accession date: January 21, 2009)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

African; Chad, Northern Cameroon, Laka/Marba peoples, 20th century

Dimensions

Overall: 68.6 cm (27 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1633

Medium or Technique

Forged iron

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Metalwork