Knobkerrie

Medium

Wood, copper, iron, and brass

Dimensions

30 × 4 3/8 × 1 1/2 in. (76.2 × 11.1 × 3.8 cm)

Credit Line

Bequest of Paul F. Walter

Accession Number

2021.2.1

Geography
Culture
Period

19th–20th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Egon Guenther Family Collection, Johannesburg, acquired in South Africa, in the 1960s; sale, Sotheby’s, New York, November 18, 2000, lot 171; sold to Paul F. Walter (1937–2017), New York; bequeathed to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2017



Bibliography
  • Sotheby's, New York, African Art from the Egon Guenther Family Collection, sale cat. (November 18, 2000), 112, fig. 171
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Object/Work type

knobkerries

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