Rhinoceros Hide Hand Shield

Unknown people, South Africa, Southern Africa, Africa

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collected about 1910

Rhinoceros hide

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Marion Walker Neidlinger, Class of 1923W

51.16.12677

Geography/Culture

Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa

Object Name

Armament: Body Armor

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Percy Francis, about 1910; given to his niece, Marion Walker Neidlinger (1899/1901-1979, Mrs. Lloyd K. Neidlinger, Class of 1923); given to present collection, 1951.

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