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Artist
Akan peoples
Title
Sword Ornament in the Form of a Bird with Cannons and a Gunpowder Keg
Date
1900–1950
Medium
Gold
Dimensions
5 1/4 × 7 1/4 × 3 5/8 in. (13.3 × 18.4 × 9.1 cm)
Credit Line

Museum purchase funded by Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
The Caroline Wiess Law Building
201M BLAFFER GALLERY
Accession Number
2004.818
Classification
Ceremonial Objects & Regalia
Provenance

Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. Collection, Houston; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2004, 2004.818