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Sword

19th century

Steel, wood, wire and iron; carved, attached, hammered

66.5 x 7 x 5.5 cm (26 3/16 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/16 in.) base: 45.5 x 11.5 x 11.5 cm (17 15/16 x 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.617
Culture: 
Paiwan
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Arms and Armor
Geography: 
Made in Taiwan
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: P. Mestdagh, Brussels

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