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Spear

late 19th–early 20th century

Bamboo with wood, rattan, metal and cloth

141 × 2 × 1.5 cm (55 1/2 × 13/16 × 9/16 in.) base: 31 × 12.7 × 12.7 cm (12 3/16 × 5 × 5 in.) base+object: 156 × 12.7 × 12.7 cm (61 7/16 × 5 × 5 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2016.13.30
Geography: 
Made in Cenderawasih Bay, West Papua, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Cenderawasih Bay
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Arms and Armor
Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.