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Ceremonial Blade

18th–19th century

Iron, brass, and wood

15 x 13 x 1 1/2 in. (38.1 x 33.02 x 3.81 cm)
Promised gift of Dwight B. and Anna Cooper Heath
ILE2009.6.99
Culture: 
Kota, Obamba, or Nzabi subgroup
Period: 
18th–19th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Geography: 
Made in Gabon
Made in Republic of the Congo
Status: 
Not on view
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