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Prestige staff
Prestige staff
Date:
Early 20th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 40
Century:
Media:
Wood And Metal
Dimensions:
33 7/8 x 3 3/8 x 2 3/8 in.
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Mbuun People
Accession Number:
2008.38.76
Acquisition Date:
2008-10-23
Credit Line:

Gift of the Erle Loran Family Collection

The staff is in the shape of a female figure.

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