Iron staff belonging to medicine man, straight tub

Made:
1860-1920

Iron staff belonging to medicine man, straight tubular pole, three clusters of tubular bells riveted to the staff, brass bells suspended from strings, decorated with European padlocks, blades pivoted to shaft, amorphous bundle also tied with string, scroll-like finial with two human figures just below, West African, 1860-1920

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