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Prestige Adze

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Artist Unknown (Pende)

Date

mid 20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Prestige Adze, Artist Unknown (Pende)
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Medium: Arms and Armor | Wood and metal
Size: 9 x 3 1/4 x 13 3/4 in. (22.86 x 8.26 x 34.93 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo
Culture: Pende, Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo
Style: mid 20th century
Physical Description: long wooden pipe handle with human head at front, forked blade below figure's chin
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of the Ullrich Collection
Accession Number: 97.167.28
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009