Artist Yoruba, African
Title
  • Ceremonial Sword with Hilt in form of Kneeling Female
Date between late 19th and early 20th century
Medium Cast brass
Dimensions Overall (object): 29 3/4 × 4 1/2 × 1 3/4 inches (75.6 × 11.4 × 4.4 cm)
Including base (mount): 29 3/4 × 4 1/2 × 3 inches (75.6 × 11.4 × 7.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. Nathan Barrett
Accession Number 77.86
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Dr. Nathan Barrett;
1977-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)