Exhibit#1 Brookgreen Collection
Elephant Head Doorknocker

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Accession# 2001.007
Artist Akamu, Nina
Collection Art Objects
Description "Elephant Head Doorknocker" by Nina Akamu

A head and trunk of elephant--trunk of elephant is actually a doorknocker. The elephant is wearing an ornamental head-piece. Sculpture considered to be "utilitarian sculpture" or "functional sculpture".
Dimensions H-7 W-6 inches
Home Location Front Door of Southern Living House
Material Bronze
Medium bronze
Object ID S.2001.007
Object Name Sculpture
Recfrom Nina Akamu
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Sub-category Art
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