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Gold Weight: Chief with Attendant

Date:
19th century
Geography:
Nigeria
Culture:
Yoruba peoples
Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
Height 3-3/8 in.
Classification:
Metal-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.17.136
Not on view
[Ernst Anspach, New York]; Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, New York, until 1991

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