Male Nude Holding Knife and Horn
Arts of Africa
early 20th century
7 1/4 x 3 3/4 x 3in. (18.4 x 9.5 x 7.6cm) (show scale)
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Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
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Bwayen (We, flourished 1920s-1930s). Male Nude Holding Knife and Horn, early 20th century. Copper alloy, 7 1/4 x 3 3/4 x 3in. (18.4 x 9.5 x 7.6cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.212. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.212_front_PS5.jpg)
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Copper alloy standing male nude wearing a cylinder-shaped hat with indented circular designs and ropelike edges. There is a ropelike belt around his waist. In one hand he holds a large knife; in the other he holds a horn.
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