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Sword

19th century

Bone, deer horn, wood, rattan and steel; carved, braided

75 x 4 x 9 cm (29 1/2 x 1 9/16 x 3 9/16 in.) base: 40.5 x 7.5 x 30 cm (15 15/16 x 2 15/16 x 11 13/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.563
Culture: 
possibly Iban
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Arms and Armor
Geography: 
Made in Borneo
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: A. Attili, Rome. Seller: A. Attili, Rome.

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