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Loan Object

Canoe Prow

19th century

Wood with cassowary feathers

76 × 22 × 9 cm (29 15/16 × 8 11/16 × 3 9/16 in.) base: 10 × 22.2 × 12.8 cm (3 15/16 × 8 3/4 × 5 1/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2016.13.4
Geography: 
Made in Cenderawasih Bay, West Papua, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Cenderawasih Bay
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
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