Figural Gong Striker

Baule people, Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast), Africa

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19th-20th century

Wood and cloth

Overall: 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe, Class of 1964H

S.972.2

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Cote d‘Ivoire

Period

19th century

Object Name

Musical Instrument: Percussion Instrument

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Exhibition History

Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 1985.

African Images, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 1-30, 1972.

Provenance

Evelyn Annenberg Friede Jaffe Hall (1911-2005) and William B. Jaffe (1904-1972), New York; given to present collection, 1972.

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