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Staff with Spherical Head

early to mid-20th century

Wood, ivory, and stone

27 15/16 × 2 1/16 in. (71 × 5.25 cm)
Gift of Marcia Brill
2007.211.4
Geography: 
Sierra Leone
or geography Liberia
Culture: 
Mende
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

Gift of Marcia Brill to Yale University Art Gallery, 2007

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