Artist Mangbetu, African
  • Knife
Date 19th century
Medium metal and ivory
Dimensions Overall: 8 1/2 × 1 inches (21.6 × 2.5 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, K. T. Keller Fund, AONWC Art Purchase Fund, and General Art Purchase Fund
Accession Number 1990.299
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
from an old Belgian collection (Belgium).
(Marc Leo Felix, Ancient Arts of Africa-Brussels, Belgium);
1990-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)