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Hip ornament: leopard head
Hip ornament: leopard head
Date:
late 18th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 40
Century:
Media:
Bronze, Copper, Iron
Dimensions:
6 1/2 x 4 1/4 (16.5 x 10.8 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Edo People
Provenance:

Jack Uhlman Collection, Paris

Accession Number:
76.8
Acquisition Date:
1975-12-23
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Salinger Bequest Fund

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