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Object Number:42-30-593B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Nupe
Provenience: Nigeria
Section:African
Materials:Brass
Iron
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:311 - Other Number

Description

Flat iron sheath with very large rigid loop made by a wide band of iron near the top. Impressed and scratched decoration in various motifs composed of straight and wavy lines.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Seven Metals of Africa (12 Nov 1959 - 12 Jan 1960) View Objects in Exhibition

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