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26365
Object Number: AF19
Current Location: Imagine Africa
Currently On Display
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Copper
Brass
Iconography:Human Heads
Length: 40cm
Width: 25cm
Depth: 5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. H. Leslie, 1905

Description

Executioner's axe. Two human heads in relief on blade.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Imagine Africa with the Penn Museum (18 Sep 2011)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Journal] : Page/Fig./Plate: 157View Objects cited in this Publication

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