Ceremonial Sword

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Ceremonial Sword

ca. 1897 - 1925

brass

19 1/2 in. (50 cm)

CREATION PLACE:

Possibly the Ogundipe workshop in Abeokuta, Southwestern Nigeria, Africa

CULTURE OR GROUP:

Yoruba

OBJECT NAME:

ceremonial swords



CREDIT LINE:

Gift of Richard J. and Barbara Faletti, Faletti Family Collection

OBJECT NUMBER:

1991-8-2

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