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Loan Object

Sword

late 19th–early 20th century

Wood, steel, brass, metal and cord

62 × 7 × 4.5 cm (24 7/16 × 2 3/4 × 1 3/4 in.)
base: 44 × 11.5 × 11.5 cm (17 5/16 × 4 1/2 × 4 1/2 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.687
Geography: 
Made in Taiwan
Culture: 
Paiwan
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Arms and Armor
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: R. Vanuxem, Paris

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