Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Spear

Date:
mid to late 19th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Trobriand Island, Milne Bay Province
Culture:
Massim people
Medium:
Wood, lime
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/4 x W. 98 1/2 in. (7 x 250.2 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Implements
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1553
Not on view
[Watson O'Dell Pierce, Archaeological Artifacts & Antiques, New York, until 1959]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1959, on permanent loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1959–1978

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