Throwing knife

Laka or Marba peoples
20th century


Object Place: Cameroon or Chad

Dimensions

Overall: 54.6 cm (21 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1634

Medium or Technique

Forged iron

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Metalwork

Provenance

1999, acquired in Brussels by anonymous donors; 2008, anonymous year-end gift to the MFA. (Accession date: January 21, 2009)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift