Loan Object
Photo by Johan Vipper
Photo credit: Johan Vipper

Warrior’s Knife

19th century

Steel and wood, with animal bone and iron nails

37 x 1.1 x 1.4 cm (14 9/16 x 7/16 x 9/16 in.) other (container/sheath): 30.7 x 2.5 cm(12 1/16 x 1 in.) base: 20.3 x 5 x 19 cm (8 x 1 15/16 x 7 1/2 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.353
Culture: 
Borneo
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Arms and Armor
Geography: 
Made in Mahakam River, Borneo, Indonesia
Status: 
On view*
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: J. Gerena, New York; M. Johnson, Los Angeles

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