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Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Stool: Zoomorphic

Date:
15th–19th century
Geography:
Mali
Culture:
Dogon peoples
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 1/4 x 34 1/2in. (26 x 87.6cm)
Classification:
Wood-Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alan Bresler, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Bevill, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Ledbetter, and Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert Schulman, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.220.9
Not on view
[Alfred L. Scheinberg Galleries, New York]; Bevill, Bresler & Schulman, New Jersey, until 1977

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