Horn Tip Spear

Unidentified Nuer maker

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collected 1946-1948

Wood, horn, and hide

Overall: 81 1/2 × 1 9/16 × 7/8 in. (207 × 3.9 × 2.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

48.66.11056

Geography/Culture

Africa, Eastern Africa, Sudan

Period

20th century

Object Name

Armament

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Paul Philip Howell (1917-1994), about 1946-1948; Sudan Government; sold to present collection, 1948.

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