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Provenance

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, Cameroon, western Grassfields,

Dimensions

Image: 20.3 x 6.4 x 2.5 cm (8 x 2 1/2 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1507

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Musical instruments