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Object Number: 29-93-11
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Edo (Africa)
Provenience: Africa
Date Made: 18th century
Section:African
Materials:Ivory
Length: 148cm
Width: 40cm
Depth: 15.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from the Estate of George Byron Gordon, 1929

Description

Much weathered. Near base, 2 figures of catfish king; carving also includes figures of European archers.


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