Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Ceremonial Adze

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Mali
Culture:
Dogon peoples
Medium:
Wood, iron, metal (?)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 27 15/16 x 1 1/4 x 10 5/8 in. (71 x 3.2 x 27 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Implements
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.222
Not on view
[René Rasmussen, Gallery AAA, Paris, until 1961]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1961, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1961–1978

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