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Loan Object

Poison Dart Quiver

19th century

Bamboo, wood, rattan and wire

32.5 × 9.5 cm (12 13/16 × 3 3/4 in.)
base (unknown): 10 × 30 × 4 cm(3 15/16 × 11 13/16 × 1 9/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.560
Geography: 
Made in Borneo, Indonesia
Culture: 
Kayan
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Arms and Armor
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: F. Coppens, Brussels

Bibliography: 

Jan B. Ave, Borneo: Les Dayak dans la collection François Coppens (Soloutré-Pouilly, France: Musée départemental de préhistoire de Solutré, 1996), 15.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.