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Ceremonial Staff (kibango)
Late 19th – early 20th century
Luba people, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Wood, iron, brass, glass beads
H: 155; W: 12; D: 6.5 cm
Gift of Lawrence Gussman, Scarsdale, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum, in memory of Dr. Albert Schweitzer
Accession number: B97.0013

Newton, Douglas, African and Oceanic Art in Jerusalem, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2001, English

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir