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Wood, pigment, and nails
Gift of Robert Jacobs
Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Robert B. Jacobs (Birmingham, Michigan, USA)
1987-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Yoruba, African, Shango Wand, 20th century, wood, pigment, and nails. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Robert Jacobs, 1986.71.
North American, Native American
Inuit, Native American