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Fishing Net Charm (Suk)

19th century

Animal bone

13 × 3 × 3 cm (5 1/8 × 1 3/16 × 1 3/16 in.) base: 4 × 4 × 9 cm (1 9/16 × 1 9/16 × 3 9/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.348
Geography: 
Made in Borneo, Malaysia
Status: 
On view*
Culture: 
Melanau
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: S. Alpert, Dallas

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