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Sheath Ornament

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Object Number:
29-58-61C
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Nias
Section:
Oceanian
Materials:
Rattan
Wood
Description:
For the type of hilt and the rattan attchment (c) to the top of the scabbard, with three wooden figurines toed to it.

The scabbard is of wood, with brass bands; the sword hilt has the grip of brass, partly covered with plaited brass wire; the upper portion is of wood with the carving described and tentatively interpreted by Heine-Geldera in Ipek
Width:
13cm

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Discovering the Past: Highlights from the University Museum (IBM) (20 Jun 1989 - 20 Aug 1989)
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