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Pair of Yoruba staffs
Pair of Yoruba staffs
Date:
late 19th to early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Bronze
Dimensions:
26 x 7.3 x 5.4 cm (10 1/4 x 2 7/8 x 2 1/8 in.) a.; 22.9 x 7.3 x 5.1 cm (9 x 2 7/8 x 2 in.) b.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Yoruba People
Accession Number:
2019.76.4a-b
Acquisition Date:
2019-10-08
Credit Line:

Gift of Richard Scheller

a is longer, b is shorter

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