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Ceremonial Spear

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Angola
Culture:
Chokwe peoples
Medium:
Wood, iron, copper alloy
Dimensions:
Length 77-1/2 in.
Classification:
Metal-Implements
Credit Line:
Gift of Lilyan Wilder, 1992
Accession Number:
1992.94
Not on view
Lilyan Wilder, New York, until 1992

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