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Altar Tusk

Date:
18th–19th century
Geography:
Nigeria, Court of Benin
Culture:
Edo peoples
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
Length 37-3/4 in.
Classification:
Bone/Ivory-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.17.105
Not on view
Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, New York, until 1991

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