Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Currency Blade (Mandjong)

Date:
19th–20th century (?)
Geography:
Gabon or Republic of Congo
Culture:
Kwele peoples
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
Height: 20 in. Width:17 in.
Classification:
Metal-Implements
Credit Line:
Gift of Mark Rapoport, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.620.21
Not on view
Mark Rapoport, New York, until 2000

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