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Ceremonial Axe with Handle and Blade

Arts of Africa

MEDIUM Wood and copper alloy
  • Place Made: Benin
  • DATES late 19th-early 20th century
    DIMENSIONS 7 5/16 x 16 3/4 in. (18.5 x 42.5 cm)
    COLLECTIONS Arts of Africa
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
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