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Loan Object

Weaving Sword

late 19th–early 20th century

Wood

38 1/4 × 2 3/8 × 1/2 in. (97.2 × 6 × 1.3 cm)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2019.12.430
Geography: 
Made in Borneo, Malaysia
Culture: 
Iban
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

Acquired by Dr. Traude Gavin, 1970s. Sold by Gavin to Pascassio Manfredi Gallery, Paris, 1979.

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