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Unidentified Mangbetu maker

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19th-20th century

Iron and wood

Overall: 13 7/16 × 9 7/16 × 1 11/16 in. (34.2 × 24 × 4.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Dana G. Mead

181.21.26284

Geography/Culture

Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Period

19th century

Object Name

Armament

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Dana G. Mead, New York, between 1957-1978 ("while I was on active duty in the Army"); given to present collection, 1981.

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