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Dagger

Date:
19th century
Geography:
United States, Alaska
Culture:
Tlingit
Medium:
Ivory, iron, shell, leather
Dimensions:
H. 14 9/16 x W. 1 x D. 2 9/16 in. (37 x 2.5 x 6.5 cm)
Classification:
Bone/Ivory-Implements
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.884
Not on view
[Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York, until 1949]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1949, on loan to the Museum of Primitive Art, New York 1959–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 644.



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