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Dagger

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Prince Alexander Mountains
Culture:
Abelam people
Medium:
Cassowary Bone
Dimensions:
H. 1 3/4 x W. 13 3/8 in. (4.5 x 34 cm)
Classification:
Bone/Ivory-Implements
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1788
Not on view
Dr. W. R. Marshall, Massapequa, NY, until 1968; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1968, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1968–1978

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