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Throwing knife (pinga)

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

African, Azande Congo, Zaire,

Dimensions

Overall: 45.7 cm (18 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1636

Medium or Technique

Forged iron

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Metalwork