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Axe

Object Number:
AF19
Current Location:
Imagine Africa
Provenience:
Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:
African
Materials:
Copper
Brass
Iconography:
Human Heads
Description:
Executioner's axe. Two human heads in relief on blade.
Length:
43cm
Width:
36cm
Depth:
5cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from W. H. Leslie

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Imagine Africa with the Penn Museum (18 Sep 2011 - Jan 2013)
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Bibliography:

[Journal] Hall, H. U. "The African Collections" Vol.: Vol. 3, No. 6. : Page/Fig./Plate: 157
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