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Title

Chief's Collar

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Artist Unknown (Teke)

Date

c. 1880

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Chief's Collar, Artist Unknown (Teke)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Adornment | Copper
Size: 3/16 x 12 7/16 x 11 7/8 in. (0.48 x 31.59 x 30.16 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa region
Culture: Teke, Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa region
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: Round with opening in back and protruding rectangular elements on outer edge; incised geometric designs with rows of zigzags and crosshatching alternating with football shape inside a crosshatched rectangle surrounded by alternating bands of diagonal line
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Christina N. and Swan J. Turnblad Memorial Fund
Accession Number: 99.40.1
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009