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Sword (Telögu)

19th century

Wood, steel, brass, boar's tusks, horn, wire, basketwork, rattan, nail and hide

68 x 16 x 15 cm (26 3/4 x 6 5/16 x 5 7/8 in.) 33 x 40.2 x 7.6 cm (13 x 15 13/16 x 3 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.386
Culture: 
Nias
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Arms and Armor
Geography: 
Made in Nias, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: E. Deletaille, Brussels

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