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Sickle Weapon

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Artist Unknown (Hemba)

Date

13th-20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Sickle Weapon, Artist Unknown (Hemba)
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Medium: Arms and Armor | Wood and metal
Size: 15 3/8 x 1 7/8 x 2 1/4 in. (39.05 x 4.76 x 5.72 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo
Culture: Hemba, Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo
Style: 13th-20th century
Physical Description: S-shaped blade, wood handle carved with human head
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of the Ullrich Collection
Accession Number: 97.167.47
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009