Whip of Rhinoceros Hide

Zulu people, South Africa, Southern Africa, Africa

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collected before 1885

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Overall: 3.94 ft. (1.2 m)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Rev. Josiah Tyler

13.25.874

Geography/Culture

Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa

Period

19th century

Object Name

Armament: Bludgeon

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Reverend Josiah Tyler (1823-1895), D. D., Missionary to the American Board, Natal, South Africa; given to present collection, 1885.

Old Number

Red # 13.311

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