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Artist
Akan peoples
Title
Sword Ornament in the form of a Gunpowder Keg with Pistol
Date
1800–1900
Medium
Cast gold
Dimensions
3 15/16 × 4 15/16 × 4 3/4in. (10 × 12.6 × 12cm)
Credit Line

Museum purchase funded by Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
The Caroline Wiess Law Building
201M BLAFFER GALLERY
Accession Number
2002.329
Classification
Ceremonial Objects & Regalia
Provenance

Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. Collection, Houston; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2002, 2002.329