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ID number:  BIRRC-D0239
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  Danford Collection of West African Art and Artefacts
Artist / Maker:  Unknown
Title / Object name:  Sword
Object type:  Sword
Place made:  W. Nigeria
Culture:  Yoruba
Collector:  Danford, John
Materials:  Cast and chiseled brass
Measurements:  60 cm

Ceremonial sword of the Ogboni society with anthropomorphic handle. Made for tourists.

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Danford, John


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