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Knife
Knife
Date:
19th–20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Bronze
Dimensions:
17 x 3 3/4 x 1 (43.2 x 9.5 x 2.5 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Yoruba
Provenance:

Acquired from Amadou Thiam

Accession Number:
1999.142.10
Acquisition Date:
1999-12-09
Credit Line:

Bequest of John Gutmann

Cutting knife, eroded. Handle in shape of a male standing figure. metal mounted

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