Unidentified Bwaka or Gobu maker
Overall: 16 × 13 3/8 in. (40.7 × 34 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Claire E. and Dr. Frederick R. Mebel, Class of 1935
Place Made: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central Africa, Africa
Not on view
COLT 73.4, Violence, Ayo Coly, Winter 2015
THEA 23, AAAS 54, Topics in African Theater and Performance, Laura Edmondson, Winter 2015
The Art of Weapons: Selections from the African Collection, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 26, 2014 -March 13, 2016.
The Ornate Implement, Dartmouth College Museum & Galleries, Wilson Hall, East and West Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 26-March 29, 1981, no. 16.
Tamara Northern, The Ornate Implement, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1981, p. 16, no. 16.
Ugochukwu C. Nzewi, The Art of Weapons, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2014, checklist no. 44; ill. fig. 4, p. 4
Dr. Frederick Ronald Mebel (1913-1998) and Claire E. Mebel (1916-1994); Rockville Center, New York; given to present collection, 1991.
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